Reference numberNLB/66/92
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p52
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof [Sydney] Chapman, FRS
Date21 February 1924
DescriptionAsks if a paper communicated by Taylor should be sent straight for publication in Proceedings, as was done to the last paper by the same author, or sent to a referee. The paper is 'A spherical source in a rotating liquid' by S.F. Grace, states other papers by Grace have had Nicholson and Havelock as referees. Mentions that the paper is about Bessel functions in which Taylor is not an authority.
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Related records in the catalogueRR/30/56
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8165Chapman; Sydney (1888 - 1970)1888 - 1970
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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