Reference numberNLB/11/98
Alternative reference numberNLB/11 p46
TitleCopy letter from Herbert Rix, to Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt]
Date20 April 1895
DescriptionProfessor Karl Pearson suggests a University College Applied Mathematics Department exhibit. Rix encloses Yule's letter about this [not attached]. Also one from Dr Fleming about an instrument for analysing alternating currents. Rix thinks Mr Preece promised to supply the Society with alternating current from the Post Office [for the Soirée], but it would be a somewhat difficult exhibit to arrange for as unless it is distinctly interesting and novel Rix thinks they would rather be without it. Asks to know by Monday morning at the latest if he should accept these two exhibits.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
NA8002Pearson; Karl (1857 - 1936); statistician and eugenicist1857 - 1936
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