Reference numberNLB/61/726
Alternative reference numberNLB/61 p413
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Arthur Stanley] Eddington, FRS
Date18 October 1921
DescriptionThanks Professor [Arthur Stanley] Eddington for his report on [Alfred North] Whitehead's paper, 'The theory of the inertial field'. As Professor Eddington is unable to attend the Committee meeting, writes to clarify a couple of points, namely, whether Whitehead's dj2 is arrived at in a way which is of interest and requires attention. Expresses his own concern at Whithead's justification as to how his dj2 was obtained.
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NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA8211Eddington; Sir; Arthur Stanley (1882 - 1944); astrophysicist and theoretical physicist1882 - 1944
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