Einstein’s Conception of the Ether and its Up-to-Date Applications in the Relativistic Wave Mechanics

  • Ludwik Kostro
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 162)


Einstein’s conception of the ether (ECE) is almost unknown by physicists and philosophers. The majority of them is even convinced that Einstein has removed the notion of the ether from physics for ever. In such a situation, a more detailed presentation of ECE is necessary to understand the applications which it has found nowadays in the relativistic wave mechanics.


Physical Space Laboratory Frame Relativistic Ether Relativistic Wave Reference Space 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ludwik Kostro
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  1. 1.Institute of Experimental PhysicsUniversity of GdańskPoland

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