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Confirming special relativity: use of differential geometry to resolve the Wilson-Wilson controversy

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Publication date2010
<mark>Original language</mark>English


Conference2nd LU Creativity & Change Conference
CountryUnited Kingdom
Period20/03/10 → …


The Wilson-Wilson controversy threatens to attack the basis of Einstein's work on special relativity. Through the use of differential geometry we can confirm that a key experiment backing up his work was, contrary to some recent claims, correctly analysed.