Reference numberNLB/66/95
Alternative reference numberNLB/66 p55
TitleCopy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof [William Ernest] Dalby, FRS
Date21 February 1924
DescriptionInforms of the return of 'On the stability under shearing forces of a flat elastic strip' a paper by [Richard Vynne] Southwell and [Sylvia] W. Skan, which was sent in by the Engineering Science Committee and that the report is favourable to publishing with some suggestions on detail. Asks if the paper can be placed for publishing in Proceedings and the authors asked to consider the suggestions.
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Fellows associated with this archive
NA1649Dalby; William Ernest (1862 - 1936)1862 - 1936
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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