|Alternative reference number||NLB/18 p|
|Title||Copy letter from Michael Foster, to J H Barnes, McGill College, Montreal|
|Date||7 March 1899|
|Description||The biennial award of the Joule Studentship has been made by the Council of the Royal Society to Barnes, to aid him in pursuing an investigation into the specific heat of water in terms of the electrical units, and the variation of the specific heat over the whole range 0-100 degrees centigrade.|
The Studentship is of the value of £100. Asks Barnes to write a progress report of his research at the end of the first year's work.
[N.B. Second half of letter is found on inserted piece of paper, between pages 234 and 235 in volume]
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8220||Foster; Sir; Michael (1836 - 1907); physiologist||1836 - 1907|