Volume 17: Pages 338-341, 2004
The Invalidation of a Sacred Principle of Modern Physics
Stephan J. G. Gift
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad, West Indies
The principle underpinning modern physics, which states that the speed of light is constant and independent of the motion of the source and the observer, is shown to be invalid.
Keywords: special theory of relativity, Roemer, Doppler, Einstein's law of light propagation, principle of the constancy of the velocity of light
Received: December 4, 2003; Published online: December 15, 2008