Reference numberNLB/41/668
Alternative reference numberNLB/41 p408
TitleCopy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Dr Ernest William Hobson, Fellow of the Royal Society, Chairman of the Mathematics Committee
Date1 February 1910
DescriptionThe paper by Professor Hector Munro Macdonald on 'The Diffraction of Electric Wave' has been to two referees, himself and Dr Thomas John I'Anson Bromwich, and both are in favour of publication in 'Philosophical Transactions [of the Royal Society]'. Sir Joseph Larmor is prepared to authorise printing. Harrison asks if Hobson is willing to willing to concur.
Physical descriptionTypescript
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2170Hobson; Ernest William (1856 - 1933)1856 - 1933
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