I've been looking at Heim theory for some time now. I got copies of(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({});

Heim's books and finally have reached an understanding of how it works.

To briefly explain what this involves, there is a mysterous matrix Heim

called "A" in Heim's equation that is involved in all the mass

calculations, but nobody knew where it came from. I finally found this

in Heim's books and translated it. Heim said exactly where it comes

from, and this explains why the mass values are so accurate. The whole

thing is rigged. I don't think Heim did this intentionally, but those

who came after him didn't understand what he had done and assumed that

the particle masses were being computed from first principles when in

fact they had been put into the complicated equations in a hard to

understand manner.

Here's a posting I made yesterday to the PhysicsOrgForum Heim group:

"Yes, I found that part of Heim's book, and translated it for myself.

Heim does explain where the A matrix came from, and what a surprise!

Heim says "One investigates each matrix value using the interpretation

(101b), the EMPERICAL DATA OF GROUND STATES" (masses). "Then one can

heuristically reduce the A(i,m) and A(6,6) to limiting values of pi, e

and xi". In other words, the ground state masses were put into the A

matrix. No wonder we have such wonderful agreement with the observed

data. The masses were already put into the equations, and then we turn

around and recompute them. If I hadn't worked so long on this it would

be worth a good laugh. When I worked through how the A matrix was being

used to compute masses, I thought it was more than chance that 12 of the

A matrix components are being used to compute 12 ground state masses.

Heim was after the excited states, and for this he needed good estimates

of the ground states. He used experimental mass values for this. Since

the excited state masses computed with the theory are worthless, I'm

afraid that Heim theory has reached the end of the line for me."

John Reed

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# Understanding Heim Theory

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