binary stars, Nedvěd, Ritz, ballistic theory, Waldron, MMX, Tomaschek, Doppler effect, Planck's constant
Toth-Maatian Review (The)
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Rudolf Nedvěd’s paper on The Light of Binary Stars is an interesting approach to the subject, but it is fraught with difficulties. As this author understands the paper, Nedvěd uses the Ritz ballistic theory of light in order to prove that in the binary star spectrum …the probability of finding the doubling of spectral lines equals practically zero.