Tolman, Richard C. (1916) Note on the homogeneity of physical equations. Physical Review, 8 (1). pp. 8-11. ISSN 0031-899X. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:TOLpr16a
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The manuscript of the preceding article was kindly sent to me by the author so that I could state my position in regard to it. Mrs. Ehrenfest-Afanassjewa (1) has presented in this paper a very satisfactory and general treatment of the conditions which must be fulfilled if a set of physical equations are to be homogeneous with respect to a given transformation, that is, if they are to remain unchanged when each of the quantities of a particular kind Yi occurring in the equations is multiplied by a factor Ei.
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