Record

Reference numberPT/33/1
LevelItem
TitleObservations, relating to 'On the amount of the radiation of heat, at night, from the earth, and from various bodies placed on or near the surface of the earth' by James Glaisher
Date1841-1844
DescriptionSeries of observations, mostly in fold-out tables, on which Glaisher's paper is based. The observations were taken between 1841 and 1844 at the Royal Observatory, Greenwich. The manuscript for Glaisher's paper is found at PT/32/9.

Subject: Physics

Paper published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the amount of the radiation of heat, at night, from the earth, and from various bodies placed on or near the surface of the earth'.

Communicated by G B [George Biddell] Airy.

Abstract of paper 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 5, 1851.
Extent165p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1843.0111
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1847.0011
Related records in the cataloguePT/32/9
RR/1/75
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8224Glaisher; James (1809 - 1903)1809 - 1903
NA8035Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and mathematician1801 - 1892
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