# Limitations of Radar Coordinates

@article{Bini2004LimitationsOR, title={Limitations of Radar Coordinates}, author={Donato Bini and Luca Lusanna and Bahram Mashhoon}, journal={International Journal of Modern Physics D}, year={2004}, volume={14}, pages={1413-1429} }

The construction of a radar coordinate system about the world line of an observer is discussed. Radar coordinates for a hyperbolic observer as well as a uniformly rotating observer are described in detail. The utility of the notion of radar distance and the admissibility of radar coordinates are investigated. Our results provide a critical assessment of the physical significance of radar coordinates.

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