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Reference numberPT/48/2
LevelItem
TitlePaper, 'Theory of the reciprocal action between the solar rays and the different media by which they are reflected refracted or absorbed; in the course of which various optical laws and phenomena are elucidated and explained' by J [Joseph] Power
Date[1853]
DescriptionSubject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Theory of the reciprocal action between the solar rays and the different media by which they are reflected, refracted, or absorbed; in the course of which various optical laws and phenomena are elucidated and explained'.

Written by Power at Clare Hall, Cambridge. Communicated by Rev J [Jonathan] Cape. Received by the Royal Society on 26 May 1853. Read 9 June 1853.

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 6, 1854.
Extent74p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionInk on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0117
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1854.0003
Related records in the catalogueRR/2/189
RR/2/190
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1236Cape; Jonathan (c 1790 - 1868)c 1790 - 1868
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