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What is gamma?
Posted:
Oct 2, 2013 12:15 AM


gamma = 1/cosine(A)  1
where cosine(A) is the cosine of the angle whose sine is velocity(A)/C.
The velocity/C sine function is called beta and also the fine structure constant.
Considering that the velocity of electromagnetic propagation in a medium is a function of the product of the permeability and permittivity of the medium,
[ velocity[em]^2 = permeability * permittivity]
gamma can also be more correctly expressed as:
gamma = 1/sqrt(1velocity^2 * permeability * permittivity)
as it is more rational to express values in units that can be quantized with reference to a precise known standard,
rather than with reference to a man made constant like "c".
For a graphic view of how permeability * permittivity fit into the scheme of things, [ Electric, magnetic and gravitational.]
download the tiny PDF file from the URL below.
http://184.105.237.216/%7Etompotte/unifying%20the%20forces.pdf
The paper also explains how the way a property is measured [ Average, RMS, peak, peak to peak, quasipeak, etc.] fits into the scheme of things,
and how the use of angular or linear displacement standards affects the numerical values expressed. [ 1(radius), 2(diameter) or 2pi(angular) ].
 Tom Potter
http://warpto.us/ http://tiny.im/390k http://tompottersworld.tk/



