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The length of the 4-vector p, is a Lorentz invariant quantity which is characteristic

of the particle: 2 (p → p) = (p'' p') = — : (12.5) In the rest

) the scalar product (12.5) gives the energy of the particle at rest: - E' = 2 (12.6) ...

The length of the 4-vector p, is a Lorentz invariant quantity which is characteristic

of the particle: 2 (p → p) = (p'' p') = — : (12.5) In the rest

**frame**of the particle (p = 0) the scalar product (12.5) gives the energy of the particle at rest: - E' = 2 (12.6) ...

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15.4 Radiation emitted during relativistic collisions viewed from the laboratory (

nucleus at rest) and the

of the great virtues of the special theory of relativity (aside from being correct and

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15.4 Radiation emitted during relativistic collisions viewed from the laboratory (

nucleus at rest) and the

**frame**K' (incident particle essentially at rest). But it is oneof the great virtues of the special theory of relativity (aside from being correct and

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In the rest

identically) and E. -je.” To = U (17.36) The superscript (0) means rest

particle; U is the electrostatic self-energy (17.30). From these values of energy

and ...

In the rest

**frame**of the particle definitions (17.35) reduce to p. = 0 (since g. = 0identically) and E. -je.” To = U (17.36) The superscript (0) means rest

**frame**of theparticle; U is the electrostatic self-energy (17.30). From these values of energy

and ...

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Introduction to Electrostatics | 1 |

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Greens theorem | 14 |

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