Calculate wavelength of electron

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The speed of the electron is 0.6c, so you need to to use

λ=h/γp where γ = 1/√(1-(v/c)2)
 
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Thanks. So in addition to time dilation and length contraction, is this what you call momentum dilation?
 
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Thanks. So in addition to time dilation and length contraction, is this what you call momentum dilation?

Not sure if that is what it is called, but I call it momentum accounting for relativistic effects.
 

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