# On the relation between a zero-point-field-induced inertial effect and the Einstein-de Broglie formula

@article{Haisch1999OnTR, title={On the relation between a zero-point-field-induced inertial effect and the Einstein-de Broglie formula}, author={Bernard Haisch and Alfonso Rueda}, journal={Physics Letters A}, year={1999}, volume={268}, pages={224-227} }

It has been proposed that the scattering of electromagnetic zero-point radiation by accelerating objects results in a reaction force that may account, at least in part, for inertia [1,2,3]. This arises because of asymmetries in the electromagnetic zero-point field (ZPF) or electromagnetic quantum vacuum as perceived from an accelerating reference frame. In such a frame, the Poynting vector and momentum flux of the ZPF become non-zero. If one assumes that scattering of the ZPF radiation takes…

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