Special Relativity with Geometric Algebra

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Reference: NFCM {= New Foundations in Classical Mechanics, 2nd Ed., 1999}, Chapter 9.  

Subtopics for this section:

          Defining Spacetime

          Spacetime Maps

                    Particle History and Proper Velocity

          Spacetime Trigonometry

                    Time Dilation and Desynchronization

                    Lorentz Contraction

                    Doppler Shift

          Lorentz transformations

                    Velocity Composition

                    Active Lorentz Transformations            

          Energy and Momentum

                    The Proper Momentum

                    The Photon

                    Energy-Momentum Conservation

          Universal Laws for Spacetime Physics

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