## Short Overview of Special Relativity based on Zangwill

Here is a summary of Section 22.1 (Special Relativity) of Zangwill’s Electrodynamics textbook [1]. Basic Points of Special Relativity There are different observers. One observer moves with a constant velocity with respect to…

In Derivation #3, the expression, $\frac{\partial \beta(t)}{\partial t}$, was written. This is an expression for a derivative of a function $\beta(t)$. Now that a derivative has been introduced, Maxwell’s equations can…