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This construc1on of distributed clocks as measurement

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Unformatted text preview: loca1ons in succession. The trajectory is reconstructed only aPer all the recorded events have been transmiQed to the origin. • This construc1on of distributed clocks as measurement devices removes the difficulty of deciding what an observer in a certain frame “sees”, because of delays caused by the finite speed of light. 6 Space- Time Diagrams and World Lines: 7 Lorentz Transforma1on: v ⎛ t′ = γ ⎜ t − 2 ⎝ c ⎞ x⎟ ⎠ v⎞ ⎛ t = γ ⎜ t ′ + 2 x′⎟ ⎝ c⎠ x ′ = γ ( x − vt ) x =...
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