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Christer Oscar Kiselman: A study of two explanations in the general theory of relativity

Mikael Passare Day

Time: Wed 2021-09-15 15.30 - 16.15

Location: Stockholm University, Kräftriket, Room 14 and Zoom 694 2604 1151

Lecturer: Christer Oscar Kiselman (Uppsala University, Department of Information Technology)

Abstract

Light rays passing close to the sun are deflected. This phenomenon was predicted by Einstein in his general theory of relativity. A comparison of statements proposed as explanations for the deflection reveals a contradiction.

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