Reference numberPT/1/10
TitlePaper, 'Experiments for investigating the cause of the coloured concentric rings discovered by Sir I [Isaac] Newton between two object glasses laid upon one another' by William Herschel
Description42 pages of manuscript paper and one page of 13 figures showing arrangements of lenses and glasses.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Experiments for investigating the cause of the coloured concentric rings, discovered by Sir Isaac Newton, between two object-glasses laid upon one another'.

Read 15 February 1807.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 1, 1832.
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1800.0144
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1807.0010
Related records in the cataloguePT/1/10/1
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8060Herschel; Sir; William (1738 - 1822); astronomer1738 - 1822
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