Authors: Per Hokstad
Abstract. We specify a ‘time vector’ for any event in the theory of special relativity (TSR). This vector is well suited to specify various types of simultaneity. (Imagined) moving clocks, being synchronized at a common ‘point of initiation’ play a crucial role. We may present the time vector as a complex variable, and there is a relation to the Minkowski distance. We exemplify the approach by including a short discussion of the ‘travelling twin’.
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