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Reference numberEC/1851/13
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TitleStokes, Sir George Gabriel: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationGeorge Gabriel Stokes Esqre MA. The Author of a Paper on the Theory of certain Bands seen in the Spectrum, published in the Transactions of the Royal Society. Eminent as a Mathematician, having communicated to the Cambridge Philosophical Transactions, and to the Cambridge & Dublin Mathematical Journal various papers too numerous to specify in detail on questions in Hydrodynamics, Physical optics, Physical Astronomy, Mechanics and pure Mathematics, & being the Author of a Report on Hydrodynamics and of other communications published in the Reports of the British Association.
ProposersFrom Personal Knowledge. Robert Willis MA, FRS, Jacksonian Professor, Cambridge; W Hopkins FRS & MA; W Whewell; Baden Powell; G Peacock; Wm Clark; J Hymers; A Sedgwick; J C Adams; John Bishop; W H Sykes; Chas Brooke; C Wheatstone
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Stokes, Sir George Gabriel: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
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