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Reference numberEC/1895/09
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TitleGriffiths, Ernest Howard: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationAuthor of the following papers: - 'On the Comparison of Platinom Temperatures with the Kew Standard' (Rept of Committee on Electrical Measurements, Brit Assoc, 1890); 'On the Determination of certain Boiling and Freezing Points' (Phil Trans, 1891 A); 'The Electrical Resistance of Platinum Wire at Absolute Zero' (Phil Mag, Dec, 1892); 'On the Determination of Low Temperatures by Platinum Thermometers' (Proc Camb Phil Soc, vol viii, Part I); 'On the Increase in Resistance of a Conductor when Transmitting a Current' (ibid, vol viii, Part I); 'The Mechanical Equivalent of Heat, together with an Investigation into the Changes in the Capacity for Heat of Water' (Phil Trans, 1893 A); 'The Boiling Point of Sulphur, together with a Method of Standardizing Platinum Thermometers,' jointly with Mr Callendar (Phil Trans, 1891 A).
ProposersFrom General Knowledge: A W Reinold; C V Boys; Oliver J Lodge; Geo Fras Fitzgerald; John Joly
From Personal Knowledge: G H Darwin; A Vernon Harcourt; W N Shaw; Arthur W Rucker; W M Hicks; Arthur Schuster; H B Dixon; J J Thomson; G Carey Foster
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Griffiths, Ernest Howard: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA5101Griffiths; Ernest Howard (1851 - 1932)1851 - 1932
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