Michael Ibison

Michael Ibison

Physicist

Direct Action:

  • M. Ibison with A. Lasenby, “Introduction to Direct Particle Interaction,” sponsored by Wiley, due for completion in 2017.
  • M. Ibison, “The Conformal Singularity as a Cosmological Mirror: Classical Theory,” Astronomical Review Vol. 8, No. 2, pp. 34-68 (2013).
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  • M. Ibison, “Radiation as Self-Action via a Cosmological Mirror,” Astronomical Review Vol. 7 No. 3, pp. 48-91 (2012).
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  • M. Ibison, “Electrodynamics with a Future Conformal Horizon,” in Search for Fundamental Theory – VIIth International Symposium Honoring Jean-Pierre Vigier, AIP Conf. Proc. Vol. 1316, pp. 28-42 (2010).
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  • M. Ibison, “A New Case for Direct Action,” presented Physical Interpretations of Relativity Theory, London, 2008.
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  • M. Ibison, “Emergent gravity from direct-action EM in a toy universe of electrons and positrons”.
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  • M. Ibison, “Are Advanced Potentials Anomalous?,” in Frontiers of Time: Retrocausation – Experiment and Theory, AIP Conf. Proc. Vol. 863, pp. 3-19 (2006).
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  • M. Ibison, “Tachyons and superluminal boosts”.
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    M. Ibison, “Superluminal particles and superluminal boosts”, Journal of Electromagnetic Phenomena, Vol. 16 No. 1, pp. 54-62 (2006).
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  • M. Ibison, “Un-renormalized Classical Electromagnetism,” Annals of Physics Vol. 321 No. 2, pp. 261-305 (2006).
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  • M. Ibison, “A classical point charge spontaneously free of singular self action,” in New Horizons in Classical Electrodynamics, Rinton Press, Inc. (2003).
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  • M. Ibison, “Some Properties of a Regularized Classical Electromagnetic Self-Interaction,” in Causality and Locality in Modern Physics, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, pp. 477-489, 1998.

Other EM theory:

  • M. Ibison, “The reaction-free trajectories of a classical point charge.”
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  • M. Ibison, “Massless classical electrodynamics,” Fizika A, Vol. 12 No. 2, pp. 55-74 (2003).
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  • M. Ibison, “A Massless Classical Electron,” in New Horizons in Classical Electrodynamics, Rinton Press, Inc. (2003).
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  • M. Ibison, H. E. Puthoff, “Relativistic integro-differential form of the Lorentz-Dirac equation in 3D without runaways,” J. Phys. A., Vol. 34 No. 16, pp. 3421-3428 (2001).
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  • M. C. Ibison and D.C. Hanna, “Analysis of Raman Gain for Focused Gaussian Pump Beams,” Appl. Phys. B, Vol. 45 No. 1, pp. 37-44 (1988).
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QM & QED:

  • M. Ibison, “Electrodynamics in the zero-point field: on the equilibrium spectral energy distribution and the origin of inertial mass,” Found. Phys. Lett. Vol. 16 No. 1, pp. 83-90 (2003).
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  • M. Ibison, “A ZPF-mediated cosmological origin of electron inertia,” in Gravitation and Cosmology: From the Hubble Radius to the Planck Scale, Eds. R. Amoroso, G. Hunter, M. Kafatos and J.-P. Vigier (Kluwer Academic Press, Dordrecht, the Netherlands, 2001).
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  • M. Ibison, “Dirac’s equation in 1+1 D from a random walk,” Chaos, Solitons, and Fractals Vol. 10, pp. 1-16 (1999).
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  • M. Ibison and B. Haisch, “Quantum and Classical Statistics of the Electromagnetic Zero-Point Field,” Phys. Rev. A. Vol. 54 No. 4, pp. 2737-2744 (1996).
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Gravitation & Cosmology:

  • J. Alberto Vazquez, M. P. Hobson, A. N. Lasenby, M. Ibison, M. Bridges, ” Reciprocity invariance of the Friedmann equation, Missing Matter and double Dark Energy”, submitted to PRD, 2012.
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  • D. P. Sheehan and M. Ibison, “Preface: Quantum Retrocausation–Theory And Experiment”, Ed. D. P. Sheehan, AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1408, pp. 1-2, 2011.
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  • M. Ibison, “An Exploration of Symmetries in the Friedmann Equation”, in Quantum Retrocausation–Theory And Experiment, Ed. D. P. Sheehan, AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 1408, pp. 75-95, 2011.
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  • M. Ibison, “The Dirac Field at the Future Conformal Singularity”, Chapter 7 of ‘Advances in Modern Cosmology’, Ed. A. Ghribi, InTech, 2011. ISBN 978-953-307-423-8.
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  • M. Ibison, “Hamiltonian Cosmology”.
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  • M. Ibison, “Static forms of the Robertson-Walker spacetimes”.
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  • M. Ibison, “Conformal forms of the Robertson-Walker metric,” Journal of Mathematical Physics, Vol. 48, 122501-1 122501-23 (2007).
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  • M. Ibison, “Cosmological test of the Yilmaz theory of gravity,” Classical and Quantum Gravity Vol. 23, pp. 577-589 (2006).
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  • M. Ibison, “The Yilmaz Cosmology,” Proceedings of the First Crisis in Cosmology Conference, CCC-I, Eds. E. J. Lerner and J. B. Almeida, (AIP, New York, 2006).
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  • M. Ibison, “Thermalization of Starlight in the Steady-State Cosmology,” Proceedings of the First Crisis in Cosmology Conference, CCC-I, Eds. E. J. Lerner and J. B. Almeida, (AIP, New York, 2006).
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  • H. E. Puthoff, S. R. Little and M. Ibison, “Engineering the Zero-Point Field and Polarizable Vacuum for Interstellar Flight,” J. British Interplanetary Society Vol. 55, 137-144 (2002).
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  • M. Ibison, “Investigation of the polarizable vacuum cosmology,”
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  • M. Ibison, H. E. Puthoff, and S. R. Little, “The speed of gravity revisited,”
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Computer Vision:

  • M. C. Ibison and L. Zapalowski, Structure From Motion: An Alternative Approach, Proc. IEEE CVPR, pp. 203-205, 1985.
  • M. C. Ibison, L. Zapalowski and C.G. Harris, Direct Surface Reconstruction from a Moving Sensor, Image & Vision Computing, Vol. 3 No. 4, pp. 170-176, 1985.
  • M. C. Ibison and L. Zapalowski, On the use of Relaxation Labelling in the Correspondence Problem, Pattern Recognition Letters, Vol. 4, pp 103-109, 1986.
  • G. J. Brelstaff, M. C. Ibison and P. J. Elliott, Edge-Region Integration for Segmentation of MR Images, Proc. BMVC90, pp. 139-144, 1990.
  • G. J. Brelstaff, M. C. Ibison, Analysis of Variance Applied to Luminance Segmentation, IVX European Conf. on Visual Perception, 1991; & Perception Vol. 20 No. 1, pp. 69-70, 1991.
  • M. H. Kuhn, I. C. Carlsen, W. Menhardt, K. Ottenberg, K.-H. Schmidt, M. Imme, P. Elliott, J. Knapman, G. Brelstaff, M. Ibison, D. Prendergast, D. Page, S. Dellepiane, G. Vemazza, M. Ronco, and R. Vio, COVIRA. Computer Vision in Radiology in Advances in Medical Informatics Results of the AIM Exploratory action IOS Press, Amsterdam, pp. 88-101, 1992.
  • P. Dewaele, M. Ibison, P. Vuylsteke, A Trainable rule-based network for irradiation field recognition in Agfa’s ADC system, Proc. SPIE Int’l symposium on Physics of Medical Imaging, pp. 72-84 1996.
  • M. C. Ibison and P. Vuylsteke, Method of recognising an irradiation field, (filed 11/1993, granted 7/1997).
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Weird Science:

  • M. Ibison, G. Hathaway, SETI by Entanglement, Journal of Cosmology, Vol. 14, 2011.
    Also as a chapter in ‘Conscious and the Universe : Quantum Physics, Evolution, Brain & Mind’, eds. R. Penrose, S. Hameroff and S. Kak, Cosmology Science Publishers, Cambridge, MA, 2011.
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  • M. Ibison, An acceptance-rejection model of Statistical Psychokinesis, Journal of Parapsychology, Vol. 64, pp. 165-179, 2000.
  • M. Ibison and S. Jeffers, A Double-Slit Diffraction Experiment to Investigate Claims of Consciousness-Related Anomalies, Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 543-550, 1998.
  • M. Ibison, Evidence that anomalous statistical influence depends on the details of the random process, Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 12 No. 3, pp. 407-423, 1998.
  • R. G. Jahn, P. Devereux, M. Ibison, Acoustical Resonances of Assorted Ancient Structures, J. Acoust. Soc. Am. Vol. 99 No. 2, pp. 649-658, 1996.
  • R. Edwards, M. C. Ibison, J. Jessel-Kenyon and R. B. Taylor: Measurements Of Human Bioluminescence, Int. J. Acupuncture & Electro-Theraputics, Vol. 15, pp. 85-94, 1990.
  • R. Edwards, M. C. Ibison, J. Jessel-Kenyon and R. B. Taylor, Light Emission from the Human Body, Journal of Research Council for Complimentary Medicine, Vol. 3 No. 2, pp 16-19, 1989.
  • R. G. Jahn, P. Devereux, M. Ibison, Acoustical Resonances of Assorted Ancient Structures, Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research Technical Report No. 95002 (Princeton University, Princeton, USA), 1995.
  • M. Ibison and S. Jeffers, A Double-Slit Diffraction Experiment to Investigate Claims of Consciousness-Related Anomalies, Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research Technical Report No. 97005 (Princeton University, Princeton, USA), 1997.
  • M. Ibison, Evidence that anomalous statistical influence depends on the details of the random process, Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research Technical Report No. 97007 (Princeton University, Princeton, USA), 1997.

Published letters, reviews and other articles :

  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by J. Rafa and C. Ziolkowski, “Influence of transmitter motion on received signal parameters — analysis of the Doppler effect”, Mathematical Reviews, MR2449241, 2009.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by F. J. Flores, “Communicating with accelerated observers in Minkowski spacetime”, Mathematical Reviews, MR2378442, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by Whitaker, M. A. B., “Can the statistical interpretation of quantum mechanics be inferred from the Schrodinger equation?—Bell and Gottfried”, Mathematical Reviews, MR2391203, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by A. D. Boozer, “Retarded potentials and the radiative arrow of time”, Mathematical Reviews, MR2367937, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by Y. Yaremko, “Radiation reaction in 2+1 electrodynamics”, Mathematical Reviews, MR2355085, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by K. A. Kirkpatrick, ‘Reply to: “The three-box paradox revisited” by T. Ravon and L. Vaidman’, Mathematical Reviews, MR2325517, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by T. Ravon and L. Vaidman, ‘The three-box paradox revisited’, to be published by Mathematical Reviews, MR2326616, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by H. E. Green, ‘The Radiation Pattern of a Conical Horn’, Mathematical Reviews, MR2303769, 2008.
  • M. Ibison, Response to Halton Arp’s Comments and Tom Van Flandern’s Published Position on the Reality of the Electromagnetic and Gravitational Potentials, Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 21, No. 3, pp. 572-575, 2007.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by J. A. Heras, ‘The Kirchhoff gauge’, Mathematical Reviews, MR2218065, 2007.
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by G. Munoz and I. Pavic, ‘A Hamilton-like vector for the special-relativistic Coulomb problem’, Mathematical Reviews, MR2256012, 2007.
  • M. Ibison, Review of article by Tom van Flandern ‘Gravity’, Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 20 No. 1 pp. 219-223, 2007.
  • D. P. Sheehan and M. Ibison, Preface in Frontiers of Time: Retrocausation – Experiment and Theory, AIP Conf. Proc. Vol. 863, pp. vii-viii (2006).
  • M. Ibison, Review of paper by Boyer, ‘Darwin-Lagrangian analysis for the interaction of a point charge and a magnet:
    considerations related to the controversy regarding the Aharonov-Bohm and Aharonov-Casher phase shifts’, Mathematical Reviews, MR2214223, 2006.
  • M. Ibison, “Bucking the big bang,” Letter in New Scientist, No. 2448, pg. 20, 22nd May, 2004.
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  • M. Ibison, Publish-or-Perish Perspectives: dividing coauthors, valuing referees, taming expectations, Letter in Physics Today, pp. 12-13, September, 2004.
  • M. Ibison, Publish-or-Perish Postscripts, Letter in Physics Today, pg. 13, March, 2005.
  • M. Ibison, Review of book “The Grand Unified Theory of Classical Quantum Mechanics”, (R. L. Mills, ISBN 0-9635171-2-0), Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 12, No. 4, pp. 621-624, 1998.
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  • M. Ibison, Review of book “The Interrelationship Between Mind and Matter”, (Ed. B. Rubik, ISBN 0-9633272-0-8), Journal of Scientific Exploration, Vol. 8, No. 4, pp. 541-546, 1994.
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Conference Organization:

  • First Conference on Crisis in Cosmology, Porto, Portugal, 2001 (Published in AAAI) – co-organizer and program committee.
  • Classical Intuitive Interpretations of QED and Extensions of SED – sole organizer.
  • Conference of the Society for Scientific Exploration, Denver, 2010 – conference committee.
    Vigier VII, London, 2010 – conference committee

Conference Presentations:

  • M. Ibison, Review of the work at the Princeton Engineering Anomalies Research Lab., Annual Conference of Society for Psychical Research, 1995.
  • M. Ibison, An Information-Theoretic Approach to the Measurement of Anomalous Effect-Size, Annual Conference of Society for Scientific Exploration, 1995.
  • M. Ibison and Susan Blackmore, Non-dualism, meditation, and deconstruction of the self-model, “Towards a Science of Consciousness”, Tuscon, April 1996.
  • M. Ibison, Is There an Anomalous Force? Society for Scientific Exploration, Charlottesville VA, May 1996.
  • M. Ibison, Use of a Young’s Double-Slit Apparatus in Experiments to Investigate Claims of Consciousness Related Anomalies, Society for Scientific Exploration, Las Vegas, June 1997.
  • M. Ibison, A Double-Blind Investigation of Anomalous Perturbation of a Random Event Generator Run At Two Different Sample Rates, Society for Scientific Exploration, Las Vegas, June 1997.
  • M. Ibison, Spin and finite electromagnetic mass of a classical structureless charge source arising from regularized self-interaction, “Causality and Non-locality in Modern Physics”, Toronto, August 1997.
  • M. Ibison, A ZPF-mediated cosmological origin of electron inertia, Vigier 2000 – Gravitation and Cosmology, Berkeley, August 2000.
  • H. E. Puthoff, S. Little, and M. Ibison, Engineering the Zero-Point Field and Polarizable Vacuum For Interstellar Flight, First International Workshop in Field Propulsion, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK, January 2001.
  • H. E. Puthoff, S. Little, and M. Ibison, Discussion of Experiment Involving Lowering of Ground State Energy for Oscillator in Casimir Cavity, International Conference on Squeezed States and Uncertainty Relations (ICSSUR 2001); Special Session on Topics of Physics Related to Stochastic Electrodynamics, Boston University, June 4-8, 2001.
  • H. E. Puthoff and M. Ibison, Polarizable Vacuum “Metric Engineering” Approach to GR-Type Effects, MITRE conference on High Frequency Gravity Waves, McClean, Virginia, USA, May 6-9, 2003.
  • M. Ibison, Tardyons and Tachyons in Direct-action Electromagnetism, CASYS’05 IOP.
  • M. Ibison, Advanced Potentials in Gravitation & Cosmology, CASYS’05.
  • M. Ibison, Thermalization of Starlight in the Steady-State Cosmology, Proceedings of the 1st Crisis in Cosmology Conference, 2006.
  • M. Ibison, The Yilmaz Cosmology, Proceedings of the 1st Crisis in Cosmology Conference, 2006.
  • M. Ibison and E. Katerman, A link invariant from direct particle interaction, Vigier VII, 2010.
  • M. Ibison, A Cosmological Boundary condition to satisfy the Wheeler-Feynman absorber hypothesis, Vigier VII, 2010.
  • M. Ibison, An Exploration of Symmetries in the Friedmann Equation, Quantum Retrocausation: Theory and Experiment, San Diego, 2011.