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Introduction to special relativity

Author: Wolfgang Rindler
Publisher: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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Second edition of this book intended for undergraduates taking an introductory course on special relativity which is mainly conceptually and mathematically oriented. It assumes no prior knowledge of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Einführung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Rindler, Wolfgang, 1924-
Introduction to special relativity.
Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1991
(OCoLC)755067872
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wolfgang Rindler
ISBN: 0198539533 9780198539537 0198539525 9780198539520
OCLC Number: 22490653
Description: x, 169 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: The foundations of special relativity; Relativistic kinematics; Relativistic optics; Spacetime; Relativistic particle mechanics; Relativity and electromagnetism; Relativistic mechanics of continua; Appendices; Index.
Responsibility: Wolfgang Rindler.
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'The text of the first edition is refined and improved. Major changes concern the derivation of the Lorentz transformation and the development of continuum mechanics.'B. Wegner, Mathematics Read more...

 
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