Reclaiming the common sense foundations of knowledge:
The incapacitation of mathematics by the replacement of visual logic by mathematical logic -
Special Relativity as evidence.
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A brief discussion of critics' arguments: The mathematics of Special Relativity (SR)
Reclaiming the common sense foundations of knowledge:
The incapacitation of mathematics by the replacement of visual logic by mathematical logic -
Special Relativity as evidence.
Enlightenment is Man's emergence from self-imposed tutelage, that is to say, from the inability to use the intellect without guidance by another. It is self-imposed if its cause does not lie in a deficiency of the intellect but of the courage and determination to use it autonomously. Sapere aude! Have the courage to think! is therefore the motto of the Enlightenment. (I. Kant, Was ist Aufklärung?)Special Relativity (SR), ever since the publication of Einstein's 1905 paper, has been the subject of critical objections by qualified physicists; for a list of publications, see the 1904 G.O. Mueller Project (urls below, section 2, Links) and the CNPS database. One of the better known critical publications had been Prof. Herbert Dingle's Science at the Crossroads (1972). In his 1940 monograph The Special Theory of Relativity he had presented in full the orthodox rendition of the mathematical argument in support of SR, in extension of the "theory of transformation" outlined in Einstein's 1905 paper. What then had been D.'s 1972 problem, one not noticed in 1940? In his 1905 transformation Einstein presents the components of the position vector ct', that is to say, the pathlength attained, relatively to the origin of a moving system of coordinates, by a moving point representing the position of a light signal at some given time t. Einstein's final set of equations happens to be a valid solution of an algebraic invariance problem, but does not follow from the preceding geometric argument and creates difficulties for physics by its self-contradictory implications. Neither in 1940 nor 1972 does D. pay attention to Einstein's actual derivation; in 1972 he merely takes note of the paradoxical implications. His impasse is similar to that of the majority of physicists who cannot but accept the set as algebraically unobjectionable. Even where critics notice inadmissible steps in Einstein's deduction, the algebraic consistency of the final set of equations remains baffling; the only way out seems to be a physical interpretation that makes sense.
The mystery is the result of an oversight: namely that the role of "variables" differs in algebra and geometry. In algebra, every variable refers to a coordinate ("dimension"). In geometry, in contrast, as emphasized in books of mathematics today (e.g. Roe, or Thwaites), in the geometric measurement of the pathlength attained by a moving point, the t is not a coordinate ("dimension") but a parameter (for the general concept see Boyer). If that distinction is not understood, a geometric argument, like Einstein's in 1905, may be difficult to follow; visualization of the figure denoted by the symbolic expressions is no longer available. The oversight, as is alarmingly evident here, has had the absurd outcome that physicists have come to be unable to perform the simplest of distance calculations because they are bound to stumble over the t in an equation.
Why have mathematicians ignored the difference, and merely dismissed Einstein's critics as ignorant? As noted in Kline's history, classical mathematics, in its entirety, had been created in response to the problems of physics, in particular to problems of space. The introduction of coordinate geometry had facilitated deduction by algebraic operations; to date, geometry textbooks define symbolic usage by reference to figures. Three trends may have been responsible for the neglect of visualization. First, coordinate geometry allowed the geometric, i.e. visual analysis and interpretation of functions; but the purely algebraic approach tended to be faster so that visualization came to be seen as an impediment. Second, "pure" mathematics had long accepted n-dimensional spaces; a geometry confined to the 3D space of "flat-earthers" had, to some, seemed irksome. Einstein's supposed discovery of the 4D structure of the space of physics had come to them therefore as a liberation. Third, from earliest times logicians had found the concepts of geometry open to objection (see Heath); from the mid-nineteenth century we find them dismissing the visual approach to geometry altogether as fallacious (much detail of this progression in Kline; see also Passmore's discussion of the revealing premisses in the development of symbolic logic). In view of the dispute about the SR paradox extending over more than a century, one might have expected practising mathematicians to pay some attention. Kline, once again, is instructive: mathematicians specialize early and learn to be reluctant to engage in disputes elsewhere.
What is to be done? Current "interdisplinary" debates accept as normative the positions arrived at in closed academic sandboxes; we need to examine preconceptions and read more widely than is customary. Even at the outset of one's journey, clues are easily found: fundamental misconceptions in philosophy so weird as to suggest some kind of cognitive defect. For instance, Russell, held in high regard among philosophers, plays a central role in the philosophy of science and particularly in mathematics; even a cursory reading brings to the fore the preconceptions underlying his discourses on mind and perception (see, e.g., Russell's Preface to his The Analysis of Mind or his Essay on the Foundations of Geometry). The problem here is the notion of "mind" confronting an external world, a notion shared by the entire philosophy of mind tradition, regardless whether dualist or monistic. (The objects denoted by geometry are believed to be physical, unfit for the abstract analyses of mathematics.) As reported by Heath, classical geometry had been based Aristotle's definition of the abstract nature of geometric concepts and operations. (Aristotle, as a biologist, had seen the manifestions of life, including reason, as biological functions of the "soul" of organisms. Here the special role of vision bears a striking resemblance to the visual imaging of contemporary cognitive neuroscience: a biological capacity sui generis preformed by evolutionary adaption, not restricted to perception; see Archive, 1.3. Bibliography). Doubts about the validity of geometric arguments, and finally Russell's relentless campaign, have virtually eliminated geometry from mathematics teaching. Introductory pages to textbooks and dictionaries continue to list concepts and procedures; the ability to use them, and to think visually, unfortunately requires sustained practice.
As to SR itself, built on the outcome of Einstein's 1905 mathematical "transformation of coordinates", as a theory, it lacks foundation altogether. Philosophers have enthused about supposedly deep insights, such as "relativity", "spacetime", simultaneity. Unfortunately, only close attention to the mathematical argument reveals Einstein's irreal logic, as in the assumption, here fundamental, that it is possible to synchronize real clocks such that they run fast for signals one way and slow the other. He sees therefore no difficulty in believing to have proven that the SR pathlength ct'In sum, SR is evidence of a muddle across several disciplines:(for instance, for signals along the x-axis. respectively to the right and left, ct' equals (c-v)t as well as = (c+v)t)is the radius of a sphere. This very same wholly deceptive mathematical device underlies the General Theory: acceleration and deceleration, and therefore force, are eliminated by having clocks run slow or fast. Need one wonder that advances along these mathematical lines have rendered theoretical physics increasingly counter-intuitive?
What is to be done in such a debacle? Critics must attend to the evidence (invalid arguments in mathematics and philosophy left unchallenged), must dare to think independently:
The organization, despairing of progress, is exploring a new strategy; the unfortunate new form of the (virtually inaccessible) database demonstrates the notion that critical arguments, however worthy, are of secondary importance because proven to be unproductive. To facilitate access, I include in my list of critics (Section 4) links to their CNPS profile. As the websites of older generations of physicists relentlessly keep going down, increasingly, the only access to their work is via the CNPS link.Walter Babins's The general science journal - singular among sites hosted by individual critics.
Dr. Arteha's website is so rich as to demand inclusion here, as also
his Antirelativistic library
and the resource Physical Congress, St. Petersburg (formerly www.physical-congress.spb.ru/), with English links in preparation.
(I am grateful for Dr. Artehas's graceous help with information.)
(Some of the papers presented at the St. Petersburg conferences are also available at http://novamir.org/?page_id=46)
Research Group "Geometry and Physics" (Director: Prof. Umberto Bartocci), Department of Mathematics, University of Perugia, Via Vanvitelli 1, 06100 Perugia, Italy; http://www.cartesio-episteme.net/
For Prof. Bartocci's erudite e-journal Episteme (2000-2004) go to http://itis.volta.alessandria.it/episteme/. (The Episteme-site is often unavailable for long periods, but has tended eventually to turn up again.)
Comment: Note that Prof. Bartocci, a mathematician, declares that in "a mathematical (and therefore theoretical) sense, SR is completely consistent and correct"; see http://www.cartesio-episteme.net/quest.htm.
Ekkehard Friebe: Wissenschaft und Moralische Verantwortung (Archive of publications)
Physics-Uspekhi (Advances in Physical Sciences), List of Authors.
Gegner der Relativitaetstheorie (Robert Markweger's Directory of opponents of the TR).
EDITIONS D'ASSAILLY, Jean de Climont dissident list. Publisher: Christian Sutterlin.
In view of their large number (the GOM bibliography - by no means complete - names ca. 1350 authors) I include here only those critics who have published (or participated in events such as conferences) since 1970, or where GOM-Kap.4 contains information about their arguments (summaries, quotations, reviews, comments). My criterion of selection is the defence of common sense (with comment in the case of exceptions).
Abramovic, Prof. Dr. Velimir, Serbia and Montenegro
Adey, A.I.A., Technical University, 5604 EE Eindhoven, The Netherlands
(gom4; GE 95f.)
Agathangelidis, Antonis, Greece
(1998f. gom4; GE)
Ahn, Byoung Ha, USA
Alford, Jeff
Allais, Maurice, France
(CNPS database)
Alliatta, Guilio
(1921f. gom4+5)
(PDF) Anger, Prof. Dr. Gottfried, Germany
(CNPS database)
Antonopoulos, Constantin, Interdisciplinary Department, National Technical University of Athens, Greece
(Ap; GE)
Arp, Dr., Halton, Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik, 85740 München (Garching), Germany
(CNPS database)
Arteha, Dr. Sergey N., Space Research Institute, Moscow, Russia
(CNPS Member; gom4; GE)
Aspden, Dr. Harold, formerly Prof. of Electrical Engineering, University of Southampton, England
(CNPS database; 1960f., 1987 gom4+5; gjs)
Asquith, P.R., Australia
(CNPS database)
Assis, Dr. André K.T., Institute of Physics, State University of Campinas, Brazil
(90f. gom4)
Babin, Walter, Canada
(1999f. gom4;
CNPS database; gsj)
Baer, Günther, Germany
(1993f. gom4+5)
Bailey, Dr. Patrick G.,
President, Institute for New Energy, Los Altos, CA, USA
(CNPS Member)
Barone, Prof. Michele, Institute of Nuclear Physics, National Centre for Scientific Research "Demokritos", Athens, Greece
(CNPS database)
Barth, Gotthard, Austria
(1954f., 96 gom4+5)
Bartocci, Prof. Umberto, Director of the Research Group "Geometry and Physics", Department of Mathematics, University of Perugia, Italy
(gom4; Ap; CNPS database)
Becker, Michael, Germany
(1988f. gom4+5)
Beckmann, Petr, Founder-Editor, Galilean Electrodynamics (90), Prof. Em. of Electrical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, USA
(1987f. gom4+5; GE)
Bergman, David L., Common Sense Science, USA
(gom4; CNPS database; bartml; GE)
Bernays, Paul, Germany
(1913f. gom4+5)
Bernstein, Vitaly M., Moscow, Russia
(gom4; GE 00f.)
Biedenkapp, Georg, Germany
(1920 gom4)
Blass, Claudia
Bockris, Dr. John O'M., Prof. Em. of Chemistry, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
Boersema, Jos, Netherlands
(CNPS database)
Boersma, Geert, Zwolle, Netherlands
(GE 04, 06)
Bon, T.B., USA
Borchardt, Glenn, Director, Progressive Science Institute, Berkeley, CA, USA
(CNPS Director)
Bouasse, Henri Pierre Maxime, Paris, France
(1923f. gom4+5)
Bourbaki, Dr. George (Dr. Georg A. Bruenig), DEng, Patent Attorney, München, Germany
(1990f. gom4+5)
Bouianov, Nikolai
Brandenberger, Dr. H. G. (1927-1955 ETH Zürich), Switzerland
(1962 gom4)
Brock, Thomas, Germany
(2001 gom4+5)
Broda, Andrzej, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Brösske, Ludwig
(1931, 1959f. gom4+5)
Brown, Dr. G. Burniston, U.K.
(1941f. gom4+5)
Browne, H. C.
(1928 gom4)
Brühlmann, Otto, Switzerland
(1923f. gom4+5)
Brute, Adam R., U.K.
(gom4; GE 99)
Bryant, Steven
(CNPS Member; GE)
Bucknam, Ralph E., USA
(1978 gom4+5)
Budde, E., Germany
(1914 gom4)
Burns, Keivin
(1924 gom4)
Cahill, Prof. Reginald T., Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia
(Ap)
Campbell, John O., USA
(gom4; Ap; GE 96f.)
Cannata, Giuseppe (*1923), Prof. di Fisica ed Elettrotecnica, Ist. Tecn. Nautici di Trieste e di Palermo, Italy
Cantrell, William H., Ph.D., ed. IE Magazine
Carpenter, Dr. Donald G., USA
(Ap)
Carpenter, Vincent W., USA
Carroll, Dr. Robert L.,
Director, R. L. Carroll Institute, USA
(gom4; Ap; GE 90f.)
Chavarga, Dr. Nicholas, Department of the Physical Faculty of Uzhgorod National University, Uzhgorod, Ukraine
Cherepennikov, Vladislav B., (newton-society at mail.ru), Russia
Claybourne, J. P., USA
(gom4; GE 90f.)
Coe, Lee (staunch SR-opponent since 1932), USA
Collins, Dr. Glen C., USA
(CNPS database)
Coon, W. Vincent, USA
(gom4; GE 94f.)
Cornille, Dr. Patrick, C.E.A. Centre de BIII, France
(gom4; GE 98f., 00f.)
Couture, Christine, Canada
Crivelli, Franco, Switzerland
Crothers, Stephen J., Australia
(CNPS Member; gsj)
Cullwick, E.G. (defender of 3D physics), formerly Prof. of Engineering, St. Andrews, U.K.
(1957f., 1981 gom4+5)
de Bothezat, George, USA
(1930f. gom4+5)
de Carvalho, Luis Antonio V. & Luis Alberto V., Brazil
(GE 04, 05f.)
Denisov, Prof. Anatoliy A., Dr.Sci.Tech., St. Petersburg Polytechnical Institute, Russia
(1989f. gom4+5; GE)
Derksen, Dipl.Ing., Norbert, Germany
(1984 gom4; CNPS database)
De Witte, Roland, Belgium
(CNPS database)
Deyssenroth, Dipl. Phys. Hans, Germany
Dingle, Herbert, Prof. of Natural Philosophy, Imperial College, London, U.K.
(1928f., 1981 gom4+5)
Dishington, Roland H., USA
(gom4+5; Ap; GE 90)
Dissler, Walter, Dipl. Ing., Austria
(1971f. gom4)
Doran, Fred, Canada
This url seems to be changing frequently; currently even google search loads a dead link. I'll try correcting it as soon as I can find it.
Dring, Dr. Andrew R., USA
(gom4; CNPS database; GE 96f.)
Dulaney, Dr. Clarence L., USA
(gom4; GE 02)
Dunning, William, USA
(Ap; GE 93; 06)
Dürr, Dr. Karl, doctor of law, Switzerland
(1959f. gom4+5)
Edwards, Dr. J.C., medical doctor & polymath, editor of BASRA, Canada
(1987 gom4)
Ehlers, Hans-Joachim, Germany
Engelhardt, Dr.Wolfgang, retired from: Max-Planck-Institut für Plasmaphysik, D-85741 Garching, Germany
(CNPS database)
Essen, Dr. Louis, UK
(1937f., 1989 gom4+5)
Evans, Dr. Melbourne G., Prof Em., USA
(1962f. gom4)
Fernandez, Major, John P., USA
(gom4+5; Ap)
Ferrigno, Antonio, European Patent Office, 2280HV Rijswijk, Netherlands
(2001 gom4)
Fox, Hal, Ed. J. New Energy, Trenergy Inc., Salt Lake City, USA
(CNPS database)
Friebe, Dipl. Ing. Ekkehard (*1927), Regierungsdirektor i.R. (Deutsches Patentamt, Muenchen), Germany
(1985f. gom4; CNPS database)
Friedländer, Salomo, Germany
(1930f. gom4+5)
Fritzius, Robert S., USA
(CNPS Member)
Galeczki, Dr. George, 51061 Cologne, Germany
(gom4+5; CNPS database; Ap; bartml; GE 97, 03f.)
Gehrcke, Prof. Dr. Ernst (1878-1960), Germany
(1911f. gom4+5)
Gerteis, Martel, Germany
(1982f. gom4+5)
Gifford, John F., USA
(Ap)
Gift, Prof. Stephan J. G., Univ. West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad
Glozic, Berislav, Germany
(2001 gom4+5)
Gonuguntla, Srinivasa Rao
Graneau, Neal, U.K.
(gom4; GE 94f.)
Graneau, Prof. Peter, Centre for Electromagnetics Research, Northeastern University , USA
(gom4+5; Ap)
Grimer, Francis J., U.K.
Gruffat, Dr. Jean-Jacques, France
(bartml)
Guala-Valverde, Prof. Jorge A., Argentina
(gom4; GE)
Gut, Dr. Bernardo (*1942), Switzerland
(1978f. gom4+5)
Hannon, Robert J., USA
(gom4; CNPS database; Ap; GE)
Harvey, Bruce, U.K.
(CNPS database)
Hatch, Ronald R.,USA
(CNPS Director; gom4+5)
Hayden, Dr. Howard C., Prof. Em. (Physics Research Group Affiliation Condensed Matter Physics) University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, U.S.A.; Ed., The Energy Advocate (96), former Ed., Galilean Electrodynamics
(1990f. gom4)
Hayes, Dr. Peter, University of Sunderland, UK
Hecht, Prof. Andreas, Germany
Hecht, Laurence, ed. 21st Century Science & Technology, Washington, D.C., USA
Hegedusic, Prof. Mladen
(1978f. gom4+5)
Henderson, Robert L., USA
(1972f. gom4+5; GE 99, 00)
Hill, Charles M.
(1990f. gom4; GE)
Hille, Helmut, Germany
(CNPS database)
Holmberg, Eric, London, U.K.
(1986 gom4+5)
Höpfner, Ludwig
(1921 gom4)
Hoult, Robert Littleton
(1996 gom4+5)
Hüfner, Dr. Ing. Dipl. Phys. M., (Die Muggle-Bibliothek), Germany
Idestroem, Axel, Sweden
(1948 gom4+5)
Ivanchenko, Prof. G. E., Professor of Engineering (Deceased), Moscow, Russia
(1995f. gom4+5; 2001 GE)
Jaakkola, Toiko, University of Turku, Finland
(gom4; Ap)
Janich, Prof. Dr., Peter, Dept. of Philosophy, University Marburg, Germany
(1969f. gom4+5)
Jefimenko, Prof. Oleg D., formerly Dept. of Physics, West Virgina Univ., Eberly Coll. Arts and Sciences, Morgantown, USA
(gom4+5)
Kalanov, Temur Z., Institute of Electronics, F.Hodjaev 33, 700143 Tashkent, Uzbekistan
(gsj)
Kammerer, E., Germany
(1957f. gom4+5)
Kanarev, Prof. Dr. Ph. M.,
Krasnodar, Russia;
(gom4; Ap; GE 92f.; gsj)
Kantor, Wallace, USA
(1962f. gom4+5)
Kelly, Dr. Alphonsus G., Ireland
(1993f. gom4+5; bartml)
Kelly, Dr. Edward M., USA
(gom4; GE 94f.)
Kempczynski, Jaroslav, Dept. Theoretical Physics, H. Niewodniczanski Inst. Nuclear Physics, 31 342 Krakow, Poland
(gom4; GE 93)
Kerr, Robert, USA
Keswani, Dr. G.H., New Delhi, India
(1965f. gom4)
Keys, C. Roy, ed., Apeiron, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2B2, Canada
(gom4; CNPS database)
Kholmetskii, Alexander L., Dept. of Physics, Belarus State University, Minsk, Belarus
(gom4; Ap; GE 95f.)
Kim, Deuk-Soo, 48159 Münster, Germany
(1987 gom4)
Klyushin, Ya.G., Ph.D., Academy of Aviation, St. Petersburg, Russia (ed. Bd., Galilean Electronamics)
(CNPS database; GE00f.)
Knapp, Wolfram, Germany
(1994 gom4)
Kooistra, Jeffery D., USA
Korneva, Maria V., Voronezh Scientific Research Institute of Communications, Voronezh, Russia
(gom4; Ap; GE 99f.)
Kosowski, Prof. Stanislaus, Poland
(1978f. gom4)
Kraus, Gerhard, Thailand
(gom4+5)
Kraus, Oskar
(1919f. gom4)
Kressebuch, Hugo, Germany
(1963f. gom4)
Kulba, Leslee A., USA
Kuligin, Victor A., and Galina A., Dept. of Physics, State University of Voronezh, Russia
(gom4+5; Ap; GE 99f.)
Lamberty, Paul
(1925 gom4)
(PDF) Lang, Manfred
Lange, Erik J.
(CNPS database; gsj)
Lange, Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang, Germany
(CNPS database)
Larson, Dr. Delbert J., USA
(gom4, GE 1995 correspondence)
Larson, Dewey B., USA
(1965 gom4+5; CNPS database)
(PDF) Lavrushkin, Vladimir P., Russia
(CNPS database; GE 05f.)
Ledesma, José Miguel, Argentina
Li, Zifeng (& Li Tianjiang Wang Changjin Tian Xinmin Wang Zhaoyun), Yanshan University, Hebei, Qinhuangdao, China
Li, Dr. Wen-Xiu, Dept. of Earth & Space Sciences, Univ. of Science & Technology of China, Hefei, Anhui 230029, P.R. China
(gom4; Ap; GE 99, 01)
Luttgens, Marcel, France
(gom4; CNPS database; Ap)
MacDonald, Keith, Australia
(gom4; GE 91)
(PDF) Maco, Emil Andrej,
(1988 gom4)
Macrì, Rocco Vittorio, Italy
(bartml)
MacRoberts, Donald T., USA
(gom4; GE 92f.)
Majorana, Quirino (1871-1957), Prof., Dept. of Physics, Turin & Bologna; Italy
(1921f., 1956 gom4; CNPS database)
Mallove, Dr. Eugene, ed. Infinite Energy, Concord, USA
(CNPS database)
{the website http://galeb.etf.bg.ac.yu/~malovic/ has been identified as posing a security risk]
Malovic, Miodrag, Yugoslavia
Marinov, Dr. Stefan (1931-97) (1960-74 Ass.Prof. Physics, Sofia University, Bulgaria), Austria
(1974f. gom4+5)
Marinšek, Johann, Austria
(1989f. gom4+5)
Marklin, Dr. George J., USA
(CNPS database)
Markweger, Robert, Germany
(1999 gom4; CNPS database)
Marlor, Dr. Guy A., USA
Marmet, Dr. Paul, Professor of Physics (deceased), Physics Department, University of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
(gom4+5; CNPS database; Ap; bartml)
Marquardt, Dr. Peter, Germany
(gom4; Ap)
Martin, Adolphe, Longueuil, Canada
(gom4; Ap)
Maurer, Harald, Elektrotechniker, Österreich
(CNPS database)
McAlister, Joe F. and John W., USA
(gom4; GE 92f.)
McCausland, Prof. Dr. Ian, Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Toronto, Ontario,
(1973f. gom4+5; Ap)
Mehta, Ardeshir, Canada
(gsj; CNPS database)
Melcher, Prof. Dr. Dr. Horst, Germany
Milnes, Dr. Harold Willis, Editor, Toth-Maatian-Review, USA
(1979f. gom4)
Mitchell, William C., Institute for Advanced Cosmological Studies, Carson City, NV, USA
Mitsopoulos, Dr. Theodore D., Greece
(1988f. gom4; GE 98, 01)
Mocanu, Prof. C. I., formerly Head of Electrical Engineering Dept., Polytechnic Institute of Bucharest, Romania
(gom4; Ap; GE 91f.)
Monti, Dr. Roberto A., Istituto TESRE - CNR, 40129 Bologna, Italy
(1988f. gom4; CNPS database; bartml)
(PDF) Moody, Richard Jr., USA
(CNPS database)
Morales, Dr. Juan Alberto, Spain
(1968f. gom4+5; gsj)
Moroz, Viktor N., NY, USA
Müller, Aloys, Germany
(1911f. gom4+5)
Müller, Berthold, Germany
Müller, Francisco J., USA
(1986f. gom4; bartml)
Müller, Wilhelm C. G. (1880-1968), Prof. Theor. Physics, successor to Sommerfeld at Munich Univ.
(1941-63f. gom4)
Munch, Neil E.,
Pres., Munch Engineering Corp., USA
founder member of NPA
(gom4; Ap; bartml; GE 96f.)
Munshi, Jamal, USA
Nedwed, Dr. Rudolf, Czech Republic
(1964f. gom4+5)
Neiswander, Dr. Robert S., USA
(gom4; GE 96f., 04)
Nerad, Dr. Ludek, Czech Republic
(gom4; GE 97)
Neundorf, Wolfgang, Germany
(CNPS database)
Nikolov Alexandar
Noninski, Prof. Dr. Vesselin C., USA
Noskov, Nikolai K., Russia
Nowak, Karl, Dipl. Ing., Austria
(1942f. gom4+5)
Nutricati, Pompilio, Italy
(1998 gom4+5)
Ofner, Peter F., Australia
(gom4; Ap)
Omeljanowskij, M. E.
(1973 gom4)
Oswald, Dietrich, Reutlingen, Germany
(1978 gom4+5)
Owen Sr., William H., Australia
(gom4; Ap)
Pagels, Kurt, Germany
(1979f. gom4+5; CNPS database)
Palacios, Julio, Spain
(1953f, 1971 gom4+5)
Palazzi, Alberto
Palmieri, Renato, Italy
Panarella, Dr. Emilio, Editor, Physics Essays, Ottawa, Canada
(CNPS database)
Parish, Leonard, U.K.
(1977f. gom4+5)
Parshin, Prof. Pavel Fyedorovich (Head of Dept. of Physics, Academy of Civil Aviation, St. Peterburg), Russia
(gom4; GE 91)
Pavlovic, Milan R., Yugoslavia
(2000 gom4; CNPS database)
Pendleton, Alan, USA
Pernes, Dipl. Ing. Lothar, Germany
(CNPS Member)
Persson, John-Erik
(CNPS Member; gom4; GE 99f.)
Peshchevitskiy, Prof. Boris Ivanovich, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Siberian Division, Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk 630090, Russia
(1986f. gom4+5; GE 91f.)
Phipps Jr., Dr. Thomas E., USA
(1973f. gom4+5; Ap; bartml; GE 91f.)
Physikus (Giordano B.), Germany
Pohl, Manfred, Germany
Poor Charles Lane
(1921-30 gom4+5)
Preikschat, F. K., Germany
(1976f. gom4+5)
Preußker, Prof. Dr.-Ing. H., Germany
(1994 gom4)
Quiring, Heinrich, Germany
(1952f. gom4+5)
Rado, Steven, USA
(CNPS database)
Ratcliffe, Hilton, U.K.
(CNPS Member)
Rehmann, Dr. Günter, Düsseldorf, Germany
(1958f. gom4+5)
Reising, Martin, Offenbach/Main, Germany
(1987f. gom4+5)
Renshaw, Curtis E., USA
(gom4; Ap; GE 96f.)
Rey, Francis R. J., Toulon, France
(gom4)
Riem, Prof. Johannes
(1920f. gom4)
Ripota, Dipl. Ing. Peter, Redakteur P.M. Magazin, Germany
(1997f. gom4; CNPS)
Rohmer, Reinhard, Dipl. Ing., Germany
(1996f. gom4+5)
Romalo, Dan, Romania
Rösch, Peter, OStR, Germany
Rudakov, Dr. N., Australia
(1981 gom4+5)
Ryzhkov, L., Kiev Polytechnical Institute, Ukraine
(1991 gom4)
Sanborn, Herbert C.
(1956 gom4)
Sapper, Prof. Dr. Karl, Austria
(1939f., 1952f. gom4+5)
Schauer, Dipl. Phys., Lorenz, Germany
Schneider, Horst, 03096 Burg/Spreewald, Germany
(1981 gom4+5)
Schock, Rolf, Department of Mathematics, Royal Institute of Technology, 10044 Stockholm 70, Sweden
(1981f. gom4)
Sekerin, Dr. Vladimir Illich, Russia
(1991 gom4+5; CNPS database)
Selleri, Prof. Franco, Physics Department, University of Bari, Italy
(gom4; Ap)
Prof. Selleri is listed as a learned participant in "critical" events; his own attempts to formulate alternative time-bending formalisms hardly qualify him as a defender of common sense.
Severi, Francesco, Italy
(1924f. gom4)
Sharma, Prof. Rati Ram, India
Shimmin, William "Lee", USA
(gom4; GE 94)
Shpitalnaya, Dr. Alexandra A., St. Petersburg Oberservatory, Russia
Siepmann, Dr. James P., ed. Journal of Theoretics, USA
(CNPS database)
Sintini, Amleto, Italy
(1970 gom4+5)
Smid, Dr. Thomas, UK
(CNPS Member)
Smirnov, Prof. Anatoly P., Russia
(CNPS database)
Smith, Prof. Joseph Wayne, Dept. of Philosophy, University of Adelaide, Australia
(1985 gom4)
Smulsky, Prof. Joseph J., Institute of Earth Cryosphere, Tyumen, Russia
(
CNPS database; gsj; 1988f. gom4+5)
Sprecic, Mustafa, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Stoinov, Dimiter G., Bulgaria
(GE)
Strehl, Prof. Dr. Karl
(1921f. gom4)
Strel'tsov, Dr. V. N., Laboratory of High Energies, Joint Institute for Nuclear Research, Dubna, Moscow Region 141980, Russia
(gom4+5; Ap; GE 98f., 00f., 05)
Suhorukov, G.I., E.G., and R.G., Bratsk State Technical University, Russia
Szego, Laszlo, Australia
(gom4; Ap)
Tedenstig, Ove, Sweden
(gom4; CNPS database; GE 91f.)
Termathe, Gerd, Dipl. Ing., Germany
Theimer, Dr. Walter, Germany
(1977f. gom4+5)
Theocharis, Dr. Theo (*1952) (formerly of Department of Physics, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London), U.K.
(1986f. gom4; CNPS database; bartml)
Thim, Dr. Hartwig W., Prof. Em. Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Austria
CNPS Member
Thompson, Caroline, UK
(2002 gom4; CNPS database)
Thornhill, Dr. Charles Kenneth, Australia
Tickner, Clive, BSC, BA
CNPS Member
Tolchel'nikova-Murri, Dr. Svetlana A., Central Astronomical Observatory, Pulkovo, Russia
(gom4; bartml; GE 92f.)
Tombe, Prof. F. David, U.K.
(GE 92f.; gsj 451 and gsj 1641)
Tonini, Valerio, Italy
(1948f. gom4+5)
Turzyniecki, Kazimierz, Warsaw, Poland
Vogtherr, Karl, Germany
(1921f. gom4+5)
Vukelja, Aleksandar, Serbia & Montenegro
(CNPS database)
Wallace, Dr. Bryan G., USA
(1969f. gom4+5)
Wanek, Dr. Erich, Germany
(1962 gom4)
Wankow, Borislaw, Bulgaria
Weitzel, Donald F., USA
(gom4; GE 96f., 02)
Wenz, Holger, Ludwigshafen/Rh., Germany
(1987 gom4)
Wesley, Dr. J. Paul (Publisher of Global Dissident Physics Survey), Germany
(1968f. gom4+5; Ap; bartml)
This url seems to be changing frequently; currently even google search loads a dead link. I'll try correcting it as soon as I can find it.
Whitney, Dr. Cynthia Kolb (*1941), Editor: Galilean Electrodynamics,
Space Time Analyses Ltd., Arlington, USA
(gom4; CNPS Director; Ap)
Wittke, Ernest C., USA
Xu Shaozhi, Dr., Beijing Control Device Research Institute, P.R. China
(gom4; Ap; GE 92f.)
Xu Xiangqun, Dr., P.R. China
(gom4; Ap)
Zapffe, Dr. Carl A.
(1977f. gom4+5; gsj)
Zeng, Prof. Qingping, China
Zhuck, Dr. Nikolay A., Ed.-in-Chief Spacetime & Substance, Kharkiv, Ukraine
(CNPS database)
Zweig, Dr. Hans J.
(CNPS database)
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