An Eccentric Derivation of the Gravitational-Lens Effect

DOI: 10.4236/jmp.2012.312245   PDF   HTML     3,744 Downloads   7,522 Views  

Abstract

The gravitational-lens effect is interpreted in the framework of the Newtonian mechanics. Regarding the photon of energy hv as a corpuscle with a tiny mass of mγ=hv/c2. We calculate it's path bended by the gravitational force near the surface of the sun. Effects of dark matter have also been evaluated.

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Y. Park and I. Cheon, "An Eccentric Derivation of the Gravitational-Lens Effect," Journal of Modern Physics, Vol. 3 No. 12, 2012, pp. 1966-1971. doi: 10.4236/jmp.2012.312245.

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