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Reference numberNLB/66/473
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p263
LevelItem
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert John Strutt] Lord Rayleigh, FRS
Date15 May 1924
DescriptionInforms Robert John Strutt of his opinion on the two papers by J. E Jones which are 'The determination of molecular fields. Part I from the variation of the viscosity of gas with temperature' and 'Part II From the equation of state of a gas'. James Hopwood Jeans does not remain convinced by them as he feels the paper's use of the old Kinetic theory only supports Quantum theory. Suggests an independent referee and that it the event of a favourable report for it to be published. Suggests Charles [Galton] Darwin or [Frederick Alexander] Lindemann.
Extent1p
FormatCarbon
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRR/31/7
RR/31/6
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2448Darwin; Sir; Charles Galton (1887 - 1962)1887 - 1962
NA8251Lindemann; Frederick Alexander (1886 - 1957); Viscount Cherwell1886 - 1957
NA7877Strutt; Robert John (1875 - 1947); 4th Baron Rayleigh1875 - 1947
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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