Reference numberNLB/62/495
Alternative reference numberNLB/62 p278
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Sir Joseph [Ernest] Petavel, FRS
Date23 February 1922
DescriptionRefers to the paper by [David William] Dye, 'Calculation of a primary standard of mutual inductance of the Campbell type', that Sir Joseph [Ernest] Petavel recently communicated to the Society. Explains that it has been recommended for printing in the 'Proceedings', however, that the referee suggested more detail be given on the Campbell form of standard. Asks Sir Petavel to enquire whether the author wishes to make this change before the paper is sent to the printers.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
NA8267Petavel; Sir; Joseph Ernest (1873 - 1936)1873 - 1936
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