|Title||Paper, 'On the geometrical representation of the expansive action of heat, and the theory of thermo-dynamic engines' by William John Macquorn Rankine|
|Date||3 December 1853|
|Description||93 manuscript pages and six plates showing graphs of the expansive action of heat and thermodynamic engines.|
Subject: Physics / Mathematics
Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the geometrical representation of the expansive action of heat, and the theory of thermo-dynamic engines'.
Written by Rankine in Glasgow. Received by the Royal Society on 5 December 1853. Read 19 January 1854.
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.
|Physical description||Ink on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0139|
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/2/198|
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|NA1846||Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)||1820 - 1872|