|Series title:||Undergraduate Lecture Notes in Physics Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Book Format:||Paperback|
|List Price:||USD $49.00|
| Book Description: |
This book offers an essential bridge between college-level introductions and advanced graduate-level books on special relativity. It begins at an elementary level, presenting and discussing the basic concepts normally covered in college-level works, including the Lorentz transformation. Subsequent chapters introduce the four-dimensional worldview implied by the Lorentz transformations, mixing time and space coordinates, before continuing on to the formalism of tensors, a topic...