Fundamentals of Physics: Lorentz Transformations

Lorentz Transformations

This lecture offers detailed analysis of the Lorentz transformations which relate the coordinates of an event in two frames in relative motion. It is shown how length, time and simultaneity are relative.

00:00 - Chapter 1. Describing an Event with Two Observers
33:58 - Chapter 2. The Relativity of Simultaneity
41:57 - Chapter 3. Time Dilation
53:41 - Chapter 4. The Twin Paradox
01:00:02 - Chapter 5. Length Contraction