Reference numberEC/1925/06
Previous numbersCert XIII, 266; A03807
TitleJeffreys, Sir Harold: certificate of election to the Royal Society
DescriptionCitation typed
CitationDistinguished for his contributions to Natural Philosophy in Phil Trans, Proc Roy Soc, Roy Astron Soc, Phil Mag and Quart Journ Roy Met Soc, on Cosmogony, Turbulent Fluid Motion, Theory of the Variation of Latitudes, Physics of the Earth's Interior, Dynamics of the Earth's Atmosphere and the Theory of Scientific Inference. Among his papers may be mentioned the 'Relation of Wind to Pressure Distribution'; 'Periodic Convection Currents in the Atmosphere' (Phil Mag); 'Dynamics of Wind' (Roy Met Soc); 'Solar System' (Roy Astron Soc); and 'Tidal Friction in Shallow Seas' (Trans).
ProposersNapier Shaw; A S Eddington; Joseph Larmor; Gerald P Lenox-Conyngham; Horace Lamb; G I Taylor; C Chree; G C Simpson
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Jeffreys, Sir Harold: certificate of election to the Royal Society

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NA6946Jeffreys; Sir; Harold (1891 - 1989)1891 - 1989
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