Reference numberPT/64/i
TitlePlate, figure by W H [William Henry] Wesley from 'On the absorption and radiation of heat by gaseous matter' by John Tyndall
DescriptionPlate by William Henry Wesley from Tyndall's paper showing the apparatus employed by Tyndall to examine the absorption and radiation of heat by gases. The manuscript for this paper is missing.

Subject: Physics / Chemistry

Published in Philosophical Transactions as part of paper titled 'On the absorption and radiation of heat by gaseous matter.—Second memoir'.

Received by the Royal Society on 9 January 1862. Read 30 January 1862.

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 11, 1862.
Physical descriptionGraphite drawing on card
ArrangementThis plate is found between PT/64/3 and PT/64/4.
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1860.0122
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1862.0008
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8293Tyndall; John (1820 - 1893); natural philosopher1820 - 1893
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