Reference numberPT/66/2/2
TitlePlate, 'Apparatus for determining the law of the expansion of superheated steam' by [William] Fairbairn
Date20 March 1862
DescriptionDiagram showing the apparatus used by Fairbairn and Tate to experiment on the expansion of superheated steam when the pressure did not exceed that of the atmosphere.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the law of expansion of superheated steam'.

Received by the Royal Society on 20 March 1862. Read 3 April 1862.
Physical descriptionInk and watercolour diagram on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1862.0008
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1862.0029
Related records in the cataloguePT/66/2
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6039Fairbairn; Sir; William (1789 - 1874)1789 - 1874
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