|Title||Paper, 'De motu corporum ex mutuo impulsu' ['On the motion of bodies resulting from impact'] by [Christian] Huygens|
|Description||This tract by Huygens presents his theory on the motion of bodies resulting from impact. A summary account was printed in 'Philosophical Transactions' and in Journal des Sçavans (18 March 1669), 13-24. Includes figures in the text.|
Summary account published in Philosophical Transactions as 'A summary account of the laws of motion, communicated by Mr. Christian Hugens in a letter to the R. Society, and since printed in French in the Journal des Scavans of March 18. 1669. st. n'.
Read to the Royal Society on 7 January 1669.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1669.0010|
Printed in 'Philosophical Transactions', vol 4, no 46, p 925 (1669)
|Related records in the catalogue||RBO/4/9|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8062||Huygens; Christiaan (1629 - 1695); natural philosopher||1629 - 1695|