There have been several attempts in this direction. They all failed due to errors (that were discovered later). I have a list of all the failures.lalbatros said:The usual foundation for deriving SR is the constancy of the speed of light.
Are there other ways to derive SR, and eventually some more general?
Have you ever read something about that?
Thanks,
Michel
If you do a google search on the usenet newsgroups you can find a derivation by Tom Roberts called "A Physicist's Derivation of Special Relativity"lalbatros said:The usual foundation for deriving SR is the constancy of the speed of light.
Are there other ways to derive SR, and eventually some more general?
Have you ever read something about that?
Thanks,
Michel
Thanks for the tip. I just browsed through itcosmik debris said:If you do a google search on the usenet newsgroups you can find a derivation by Tom Roberts called "A Physicist's Derivation of Special Relativity"