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Reference numberNLB/65/525
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p289
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Lord Rayleigh [Robert John Strutt], FRS
Date13 November 1923
DescriptionAsks whether [Harold Baily] Dixon would be a good referee for J. E. P. Wagtaff's paper 'An Electrical Method of Determining the Velocity of a Detonation of Explosives', commuicated by Robertson. Also informs Lord Rayleigh [Robert John Strutt] of Richard D. Kleeman's paper 'The Absolute Zeros of the Externally Controllable Internal Energy and Entropy of a Substance or Mixture', communicated by [Owen Willans] Richardson, which seems 'very poor stuff', and will be reviewed by [Frederick Alexander] Lindemann; if Lindemann reports favourably, asks who should be a second referee.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7877Strutt; Robert John (1875 - 1947); 4th Baron Rayleigh1875 - 1947
NA8203Dixon; Harold Baily (1852 - 1930)1852 - 1930
NA7014Richardson; Sir; Owen Willans (1879 - 1959)1879 - 1959
NA8251Lindemann; Frederick Alexander (1886 - 1957); Viscount Cherwell1886 - 1957
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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