The above is the calculation of the shift in the case of a solid hemisphere since the original derivation was obtained for a hemispehrical shell. This derivation is valid only for a slowly rotating(compared to relativistic limit) case which certainly applies to a terrestrial experiment.
Wednesday, April 18, 2007
Calculation Note for the Relativistic Center of Mass Shift from a Solid Hemisphere
Posted by Eue Jin Jeong at 7:07 AM