# frame dragging

frame dragging
Syn: gravitomagnetism, Lense-Thirring effect

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• Frame-dragging — Albert Einstein s theory of general relativity predicts that rotating bodies drag spacetime around themselves in a phenomenon referred to as frame dragging. The rotational frame dragging effect was first derived from the theory of general… …   Wikipedia

• Frame-Dragging — Der Lense Thirring Effekt (auch: Frame Dragging Effekt) ist ein im Jahr 1918 von dem Mathematiker Josef Lense und dem Physiker Hans Thirring[1] theoretisch vorhergesagter physikalischer Effekt, der sich aus der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

• Frame-Dragging-Effekt — Der Lense Thirring Effekt (auch: Frame Dragging Effekt) ist ein im Jahr 1918 von dem Mathematiker Josef Lense und dem Physiker Hans Thirring[1] theoretisch vorhergesagter physikalischer Effekt, der sich aus der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

• Frame of reference — A frame of reference in physics, may refer to a coordinate system or set of axes within which to measure the position, orientation, and other properties of objects in it, or it may refer to an observational reference frame tied to the state of… …   Wikipedia

• Accelerated reference frame — In theoretical physics, an accelerated reference frame is usually a coordinate system or frame of reference, that undergoes a constant and continual change in velocity over time as judged from an inertial frame. An object in an accelerated frame… …   Wikipedia

• Non-inertial reference frame — A non inertial reference frame is a frame of reference that is under acceleration.[1] The laws of physics in such a frame do not take on their most simple form, as required by the theory of special relativity.[2][3] To explain the motion of… …   Wikipedia

• Light-dragging effects — In physics, there are several situations in which the motion of matter might be said to drag light .Under special relativity s simplified model it is assumed that these light dragging effects do not happen, and that the speed of light is… …   Wikipedia

• Gravity Probe B — ( GP B ) is a satellite based mission which launched in 2004. The spaceflight phase lasted until 2005, and data analysis is currently under way (as of May 2008) and may continue to into 2010 [ [http://einstein.stanford.edu/highlights/status1.html …   Wikipedia

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• General relativity — For a generally accessible and less technical introduction to the topic, see Introduction to general relativity. General relativity Introduction Mathematical formulation Resources …   Wikipedia