Record

Reference numberPT/61/4/2
LevelItem
TitlePlate, apparatus for measuring effect of motion on thermoelectric junctions of copper and wire by unknown artist
Date[1860]
DescriptionFive figures illustrating an apparatus used to measure the effect of motion of thermoelectric junctions of copper and wire. One figure shows the entirety of the apparatus, two show the angle of the junction in relation to the motion, and two show a bulb wrapped in fine iron and brass wire.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the thermal effects of fluids in motion.—Part III. On the changes of temperature experienced by bodies moving through air'.

Received and read by the Royal Society on 21 June 1860.
Extent1p
FormatDiagram
Physical descriptionInk diagrams on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1859.0095
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1860.0020
Related records in the catalogueRR/4/265
PT/61/4
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; physicist1824 - 1907
NA7041Joule; James Prescott (1818 - 1889); physicist1818 - 1889
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