# Inertia as reaction of the vacuum to accelerated motion

@article{Rueda1998InertiaAR, title={Inertia as reaction of the vacuum to accelerated motion}, author={Alfonso Rueda and Bernhard M. Haisch}, journal={Physics Letters A}, year={1998}, volume={240}, pages={115-126} }

Abstract It was proposed by Haisch, Rueda and Puthoff that the inertia of matter could be interpreted at least in part as a reaction force originating in interactions between the electromagnetic zero-point field (ZPF) and the elementary charged constituents (quarks and electrons) of matter. Within the limited context of that analysis, it appeared that Newton's equation of motion (f = ma) could be inferred from Maxwell's equations as applied to the ZPF, i.e. the stochastic electrodynamics (SED… Expand

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