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Tachyon generalization for Lorentz transforms

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In the present paper we construct an expansion of the set of Lorentz transforms, which allows for the velocity of the reference frame to be greater than the speed of light. For maximum generality we investigate this tachyon expansion in the case of Minkowski space time over any real Hilbert space.

Key words: Lorentz group, Hilbert space, Minkowski space time, special relativity theory, tachyons.

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TitleTachyon generalization for Lorentz transforms
SourceMethods Funct. Anal. Topology, Vol. 19 (2013), no. 2, 127-145
MathSciNet MR3098492
zbMATH 1289.83002
MilestonesReceived 06/02/2013
CopyrightThe Author(s) 2013 (CC BY-SA)

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Ya. I. Grushka
Institute of Mathematics, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, 3 Tereshchenkivs'ka, Kyiv, 01601, Ukraine 

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Ya. I. Grushka, Tachyon generalization for Lorentz transforms, Methods Funct. Anal. Topology 19 (2013), no. 2, 127-145.


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