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Reference numberEC/1902/09
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TitleHough, Sydney Samuel: certificate of election to the Royal Society
CitationAuthor of the following papers: - 'The Oscillations of a Rotating Ellipsoidal Shell containing Fluid' (Phil Trans A, 1895); 'The Rotation of an Elastic Sphere' (Phil Trans A, 1896); 'On the application of Harmonic Analysis to the Dynamical Theory of the Tides'; Part I, 'On Laplace's Oscillations of the First Species' (Phil Trans A, 1897); Part II, 'On the General Integration of Laplace's Dynamical Equations' (Phil Trans A, 1898); 'On the Influence of Viscosity on Waves and Currents' (Proc Lond Math Soc, vol xxviii); 'On Certain Discontinuities connected with Periodic Orbits' (Acta Math, vol xxiv). Joint author, with Prof G H Darwin, of the article on 'Tides' for the German Encyclopaedia of Mathematics (in the press).
ProposersG H Darwin; W H M Christie; F W Dyson; A R Forsyth; J W L Glaisher; Kelvin; F McClean; A E H Love; A A Rambant
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Hough, Sydney Samuel: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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