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Fundamentals of Physics - Lecture 13

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Lecture 13 - Lorentz Transformation

This lecture offers detailed analysis of the Lorentz transformations which relate the coordinates of an event in two frames in relative motion. It is shown how length, time and simultaneity are relative.

Lecture notes are the same as for Lecture 12 (457 KB pdf)

Prof. Ramamurti Shankar
PHYS 20 Fundamentals of Physics (Fall, 2006)
(Yale University: Open Yale)
http://oyc.yale.edu
Date accessed: 2009-04-11
License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA

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