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May 24, 2019

CATEGORY: FQXi Essay Contest - Spring, 2017 [back]
TOPIC: Contradictions Inherent in Special Relativity by Joo Soak Kim [refresh]
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Author Joosoak Kim wrote on Jan. 23, 2018 @ 19:56 GMT
Essay Abstract

Special relativity has changed the fundamental view on space and time since Einstein introduced it in 1905. It substitutes four dimensional spacetime for the absolute space and time of Newtonian mechanics. It is believed that the validities of Lorentz invariants are fully confirmed empirically for the last one hundred years and therefore its status are canonical underlying all physical principles. However, spacetime metric is a geometric approach on nature when we interpret the natural phenomenon. A geometric flaw on this will be exhibited and the alternative is suggested. The reasonable geometric model of space and time is a three dimensional space which is translating along the time direction. This model legitimately represents the true characteristic of nature.

Author Bio

JooSoak Kim is interested in nature and humans, and has a degree from the University of Nottingham in UK. He has studied these subjects over the last 20 years to find the consistent insight which penetrate them. He has studied physical subjects, such as classical mechanics, thermodynamics, electromagnetics, quantum mechanics, and theory of relativity with the related mathematics. He has also studied other disciplines like philosophy, language, and mathematical logic, all of which are related to human reasoning process. He has find that many paradoxical aspects are originated from the lack of insight and intuition.

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Eckard Blumschein wrote on Jan. 23, 2018 @ 21:57 GMT
Hi Joosak Kim,

May I recommend to you reading the essays by Klingman, by Kadin, and by myself? While we are no presentists, you might feel confirmed to some extent.

Eckard Blumschein

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Joe Fisher replied on Jan. 25, 2018 @ 16:44 GMT
Dear Eckard Blumschein

Reliable evidence exists that proves that the surface of the earth was formed millions of years before man and his utterly complex finite informational systems ever appeared on that surface. It logically follows that Nature must have permanently devised the only single physical construct of earth allowable.

Joe Fisher, Realist

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Christophe Tournayre wrote on Jan. 28, 2018 @ 21:39 GMT
Hi JooSoak, I like your approach on questioning the nature of things surrounding us. I would have enjoyed reading your views on a wider scope than only space/time, thought these two components are fundamentals. It makes it difficult for me to assess your essay. Kind regards, Christophe

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peter cameron wrote on Feb. 2, 2018 @ 15:29 GMT
Hello JooSoak,

What you're doing appears interesting and useful, to seek to establish a clear understanding of the fundamentals of space and time. You might find the geometric interpretation of Clifford algebra helpful. It is an algebra not of numbers or symbols, but rather the fundamental geometric objects of physical space - point, line, plane, and volume elements. It defines something called the geometric product, how one multiplies these objects. For instance, the geometric product of two lines yields a point and a plane.

Clifford algebra is the language of the particle physicist, the Pauli and Dirac algebras in the more abstract matrix representation. The algebra is well grounded in the physical world.

if this sounds interesting try googling for 'geometric algebra'. The wikipedia entry is pretty good.

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Satyavarapu Naga Parameswara Gupta wrote on Feb. 5, 2018 @ 23:07 GMT
Dear Joo Soak,

thank you for your nice work "A geometric flaw on this will be exhibited and the alternative is suggested. The reasonable geometric model of space and time is a three dimensional space which is translating along the time direction. This model legitimately represents the true characteristic of nature.

" wonderful work...Best wishes for your essay...

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Robert D. Sadykov wrote on Feb. 14, 2018 @ 13:07 GMT
Dear Joo Kim,

You write: "Space always varies". In this case, it is important to note what is changing in space. For example, in the context of the curvature of space-time, the variability of space means a change in its curvature caused by the displacement of various masses. Another quote: "The essences of space and time are an existence and the variations, respectively". This probably means that space is a substance with some special set of substantial properties, while time is not a substance, but is a consequence of a change in the state of various substances, including space. If in some area of space all local processes slow down, then this leads to the dilation of local time. I rate Your essay in 9 points. Some properties of space and time are presented in the essay "Double foundation of gravity".

Best wishes,

Robert Sadykov

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Kamal L Rajpal wrote on Feb. 14, 2018 @ 17:58 GMT
Dear J S Kim,

I have read your essay and suggest that you read EPR Paradox and Linear Polarization at: http://vixra.org/pdf/1303.0174v5.pdf

I also invite you to read my essay on wave-particle and electron spin at: https://fqxi.org/community/forum/topic/3145 or https://fqxi.org/data/essay-contest-files/Rajpal_1306.0141v3
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Kamal Rajpal

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Steven Andresen wrote on Feb. 22, 2018 @ 09:06 GMT
Dear Joo

If you are looking for another essay to read and rate in the final days of the contest, will you consider mine please? I read all essays from those who comment on my page, and if I cant rate an essay highly, then I don’t rate them at all. Infact I haven’t issued a rating lower that ten. So you have nothing to lose by having me read your essay, and everything to...

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