Can i use the doppler formula ( i.e f = f(0){(v(+/-)v(0))/(v(+/-)v(s))}) when the source is accelerated taking v as the speed of sound in air v(o) the speed of the observer and v(s) the speed of source at the time the sound wave is generated . I tried deriving this formula but came across some really difficult mathematics in case of an accelerated source ..... would be really thankful if someone can derive that formula for an accelerated source or atleast tell whether its applicable or not (in case of an accelerated source ).(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

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# Homework Help: Problem with doppler formula

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