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Petkov, Vesselin On Relativistic Mass. UNSPECIFIED.

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Despite "what has probably been the most vigorous campaign ever waged against the concept of relativistic mass" (M. Jammer, Concepts of Mass in Contemporary Physics and Philosophy (Princeton University Press, Princeton 2000) p. 51) it is argued that the relativistic increase of the mass is an experimental fact.


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Petkov, Vesselinvpetkov@minkowskiinstitute.org0000-0003-0678-4793
Additional Information: Published as an Appendix (by the Editor) to the new publication of five works by Einstein - Albert Einstein, Relativity (Minkowski Institute Press, Montreal 2018): http://www.minkowskiinstitute.org/mip/books/einstein.html
Keywords: relativistic mass, proper mass, rest mass, relativistic increase of mass
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Relativity Theory
Depositing User: Vesselin Petkov
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2018 14:23
Last Modified: 29 Sep 2018 14:23
Item ID: 15076
Official URL: http://www.minkowskiinstitute.org/mip/books/einste...
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Physics > Relativity Theory
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/15076

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