Since the acceleration is transverse to the velocity, should we consider the transverse mass in the formula [itex]mv^2/r[/itex] ie(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

[itex]\gamma \frac{mv^2}{r} = qvB \implies \frac{v}{\sqrt{1-(v/c)^2}} = \frac{qBr}{m} [/itex]?

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# Relativistic cyclotron frequency

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