Michelson-Morley Experiment: A Misconceived & Misinterpreted Experiment
Year: 2011 Pages: 11
Keywords: Misconceived, misinterpreted, time-frame luminiferous ether, recessional velocity, blue-shifting, red-shifting, anisotropy, Lorentz symmetry
A thorough review of the Michelson?Morley experiment reveals that the experiment had been not only misinterpreted but also misconceived. The reasons of misconception and misinterpretation have been found to be
- Doppler Effect of light was not taken into account
- The motion of the solar system was not also taken into account.