Reference numberNLB/65/795
Alternative reference numberNLB/65 p440
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Lord Rayleigh [Robert John Strutt], FRS
Date4 January 1924
DescriptionInforms Lord Rayleigh [Robert John Strutt] of [Sydney] Barratt's paper 'The absorption spectra of mixed metallic vapours', communicated by [Thomas Ralph] Merton. Asks whether Rayleigh wishes the paper to go to a referee, or if Merton's good opinion of it is enough. Asks whether the new paper 'Selective absorption by luminous mercury vapour', by E. P. Metcalfe and [Bachalli] Venkatesachar, communicated by [Alfred William] Porter, should be sent to Merton as the referee. Asks for a suggested referee for the new paper 'Atmospheric pollution and potential gradient at Kew Observatory 1921 and 1922' by [Charles] Chree and [R. E.] Watson. Sends Rayleigh D. H. Bangham and F. P. Burt's paper 'The Behaviour of Gases in Contact with Glass Surfaces', along with a large package of diagrams.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA7877Strutt; Robert John (1875 - 1947); 4th Baron Rayleigh1875 - 1947
NA8260Merton; Sir; Thomas Ralph (1888 - 1969)1888 - 1969
NA8048Porter; Alfred William (1863 - 1939)1863 - 1939
NA1735Chree; Charles (1860 - 1928)1860 - 1928
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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