The Turning Point for Einstein ’ s Annus Mirabilis ∗ † ‡

@inproceedings{Rynasiewicz2005TheTP,
  title={The Turning Point for Einstein ’ s Annus Mirabilis ∗ † ‡},
  author={Robert Rynasiewicz},
  year={2005}
}
  • Robert Rynasiewicz
  • Published 2005
The year 1905 has been called Einstein’s annus mirabilis in virtue of three ground-breaking works completed over the span of a few months — the light quantum paper (Einstein, 1905a), the Brownian motion paper (Einstein, 1905c), and the paper on the electrodynamics of moving bodies introducing the special theory of relativity (Einstein, 1905d). There are prima facie reasons for thinking that the origins of these papers cannot be understood in isolation from one another. Due to space limitations… CONTINUE READING