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Reference numberEC/1893/18
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TitleYoung, Sydney: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionSupplementary certificate of a Candidate for Election
CitationDuring the last five years, Dr Young has published the following papers on chemical and physical subjects: - Preparation of Dibenzyl Ketone; Vapour-Pressures of Quinoline, Dibenzyl Ketone, and Mercury; Exact Thermometry; The Volatilization of Ice; A Thermometer for Lecture Purposes; Relations between Boiling-Points, Molecular Volumes, and Chemical Characters of Liquids; Vapour-Pressures and Molecular Volumes of Acetic Acid, Carbon Tetra-Chloride, and Stannic Chloride; Realtions between 'Corresponding' Temperatures, Pressures, and Volumes of Liquids and Vapours. The last item of the series of joint papers with Prof Ramsay - 'A Study of the Thermal Properties of Water and Steam' - has been published in the Philosophical Transactions. Dr Young is also the author of the articles on 'Distillation,' 'Sublimation,' and 'Thermometry' in Thorpes's 'Dictionary of Applies Chemistry.'
ProposersFrom General Knowledge: R Meldola
From Personal Knowledge: T E Thorpe; Alex Crum Brown; William A Tilden; Herbert McLeod; Arthur W Rucker; J H Poynting
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Access statusOpen
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Young, Sydney: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6164Young; Sydney (1857 - 1937)1857 - 1937
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