Reference numberNLB/29/117
Alternative reference numberNLB/29 p68
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to B Cookson, 2 Devana Terrace, Cambridge
Date8 July 1904
DescriptionA Mackinnion Research Studentship has been awarded to them for a investigation of the constant of aberration with a novel form of instrument, determination of the mass and compression of Jupiter, and of corrections to the elements of the orbits of its satellites from a series of 45 photographs.
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