Reference numberNLB/66/669
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p370
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Sydney] Chapman
Date17 June 1924
DescriptionInforms Chapman on the process of 3 papers. 1: That Eddington has been written to regarding the paper 'The possible ellipticity of Saturn's ring' by Goldbrough and sent the paper 'The vibrations of a stretched membrane of non-uniform surface density' by Ince to [Horace] Lamb. 2: Asks if Chapman can report on 'Perturbations of harmonic tidal constants' by A. T. Doodson, communicated by Lamb.
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRR/30/54
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8211Eddington; Sir; Arthur Stanley (1882 - 1944); astrophysicist and theoretical physicist1882 - 1944
NA8246Lamb; Sir; Horace (1849 - 1934)1849 - 1934
NA1165Doodson; Arthur Thomas (1890 - 1968)1890 - 1968
NA8165Chapman; Sydney (1888 - 1970)1888 - 1970
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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