Special Relativity

The Lorentz Transformation

This is an attempt to clarify the brief derivation of the Lorentz transformation in Albert Einstein’s book [1]. Suppose that the speed of light, $ c$, is the same regardless of whether a coordinate system is or is not translating with a nonzero speed.Next consider two coordinates systems.The first is called $ K$ and the …

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