On the Experimental Proofs of Relativistic Length Contraction and Time Dilation

@article{Jefimenko1998OnTE,
  title={On the Experimental Proofs of Relativistic Length Contraction and Time Dilation},
  author={O. Jefimenko},
  journal={Zeitschrift f{\"u}r Naturforschung A},
  year={1998},
  volume={53},
  pages={977 - 982}
}
  • O. Jefimenko
  • Published 1998
  • Chemistry
  • Zeitschrift für Naturforschung A
  • Abstract Recent advances in the theory of electromagnetic retardation have made it possible to derive the basic equations of the special relativity theory and to duplicate the most important practical results of this theory without using the concepts of relativistic length contraction and time dilation. Thus the reality of these concepts appears to be questionable. It is imperative therefore to reexamine the experimental evidence supporting these concepts. The calculations presented in this… CONTINUE READING
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