Reference numberMS/926/8/2/4
TitleAdministrative papers relating to the Planetary Sciences Study Group, of Colin Pillinger
Date9 November 1971 - 8 February 1973
DescriptionPapers and correspondence relating to the eighth meeting of the Planetary Sciences Study Group held 8 November 1971, including an overview of 'Organic geochemistry and the life sciences in relation to planetary sciences in the UK' written by Colin Trevor Pillinger and Geoffrey Eglinton, a copy of 'Review of current work in the UK on meteoroids interplanetary matter and comets,' by AJ Meadows, and Colin Pillinger's handwritten notes for the meeting, and a meeting on 27 March 1972 on the origin of the Solar System, including a copy of 'Review of current work in the UK on the origin of the Solar System,' by AJ Meadows. Also contains a programme, correspondence and invitation relating to the exhibition held jointly by the Royal Society and the Royal Astronomical Society as part of the Copernicus quincentenary celebrations on 25 January 1973.

Dr Colin Pillinger - University of Bristol
Professor MJ O'Hara - University of Edinburgh
Professor R [Raymond] Hide - Meteorological Office
Mr Philip Wigley - The Royal Society
Extent1 file, 15 items
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA4367Pillinger; Colin Trevor (1943 - 2014)1943 - 2014
NA5073Eglinton; Geoffrey (1927 - 2016)1927 - 2016
NA4925Hide; Raymond (1929 - 2016)1929 - 2016
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