s1136 - m Z m τ m =-g c Z τ dτ ⇒ m τ = m e-gτ/c...

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ADVANCED DYNAMICS — PHY 4241/5227 SOLUTIONS – SET 11 Problem 36: Momentum conservation in the rest frame ( m rest mass): c dm = m dv = m g dτ . Separation of variables gives (with initial mass
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Unformatted text preview: m ): Z m ( τ ) m =-g c Z τ dτ ⇒ m ( τ ) = m e-gτ/c . After τ = 20 years: m (20 y) = 1 . 09 × 10-9 m . End of spacetrip journey....
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This note was uploaded on 11/10/2011 for the course PHY 4241 taught by Professor Berg during the Spring '11 term at University of Florida.

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