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Topic: DOPPLER TOPPLES EINSTEIN
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Pentcho Valev

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Re: DOPPLER TOPPLES EINSTEIN
Posted: May 3, 2013 2:33 AM
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http://farside.ph.utexas.edu/teaching/315/Waveshtml/node41.html
University of Texas: "Thus, the moving observer sees a wave possessing the same wavelength (...) but a different frequency (...) to that seen by the stationary observer. This phenomenon is known as the Doppler effect."

That is, the observer moving towards the light source with speed v measures the frequency to be:

f' = f(1+v/c) = (c+v)/L = c'/L

where f=c/L is the frequency measured by the stationary observer, L is the wavelength, and c'=c+v is the speed of the light waves relative to the moving observer.

Clearly the Doppler effect topples Einstein's relativity.

Pentcho Valev



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