Reference numberNLB/16/183
Alternative reference numberNLB/16 p94
TitleCopy letter from Arthur William Rucker, to Lord Kelvin [William Thomson], Fellow of the Royal Society
Date17 February 1898
DescriptionThe Council have referred Mr Erskine Murray's paper with Kelvin's appeal and suggested modifications to the Sectional Committee of Physics and Chemistry with the request that the Committee will report as to whether the changes in the paper and the arguments adduced modify their opinions as to the scientific merits of the paper. The matter can therefore not be settled until the next meeting of Council which takes place on March 17.

The chart of temperature [curves?] which Kelvin asked Murray to send has not arrived yet. Is very important that it is received as soon as possible.
Physical descriptionManuscript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6673Rucker; Sir; Arthur William (1848 - 1915)1848 - 1915
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; physicist1824 - 1907
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