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Springer Handbook of Spacetime

Abhay Ashtekar, Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2014 - 950 pages
The Springer Handbook of Spacetime is dedicated to the ground-breaking paradigm shifts embodied in the two relativity theories, and describes in detail the profound reshaping ...
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Relativity and the Dimensionality of the World

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2007 - 277 pages
The main focus of this volume is the question: is spacetime nothing more than a mathematical space (which describes the evolution in time of the ordinary three-dimensional ...
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Space, Time, and Spacetime: Physical and Philosophical Implications of ...

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2010 - 314 pages
Dedicated to the centennial anniversary of Minkowski's discovery of spacetime, this volume contains papers, most presented at the Third International Conference on the Nature ...
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Einstein's Physics: Atoms, Quanta, and Relativity - Derived, Explained, and ...

Ta-Pei Cheng - Science - 2013 - 384 pages
Many regard Albert Einstein as the greatest physicist since Newton. What exactly did he do that is so important in physics? We provide an introduction to his physics at a level ...
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Basic Relativity: An Introductory Essay

Péter Hraskó - Science - 2011 - 104 pages
This Brief presents a new way of introducing relativity theory, in which perplexing relativistic effects such as time dilation and Lorentz contraction are explained prior to ...
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Scattering Theory for Hyperbolic Operators

V. Petkov - Mathematics - 1989 - 374 pages
Scattering Theory for dissipative and time-dependent systems has been intensively studied in the last fifteen years. The results in this field, based on various tools and ...
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Minkowski Spacetime: A Hundred Years Later

Vesselin Petkov - Science - 2010 - 326 pages
Celebrating the one hundredth anniversary of the 1909 publication of Minkowski’s seminal paper "Space and Time", this volume includes a fresh translation as well as the ...
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Inertia and Gravitation: From Aristotle's Natural Motion to Geodesic ...

Vesselin Petkov - Inertia (Mechanics) - 2012 - 150 pages
This book fills a gap in the literature. So far there has been no book which deals with inertia and gravitation by explicitly addressing open questions and issues which have ...
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