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Reference numberRR/10/80
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by Edward Frankland, on a paper 'On evaporation and dissociation. Part V. A study of the thermal properties of methyl-alcohol' by William Ramsay and Sydney Young
Date15 June 1887
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Considers the authors to have used the best method for purifying the alcohol. Initially agreed with Alexander William Williamson, but on reading the research of Lieben, no longer has doubts. Refers to the conclusion by Chapman [Sydney Chapman?], who he does not agree with.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1887]
Extent8p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1887.0011 Vol.178 1887
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7973Frankland; Sir; Edward (1825 - 1899); chemist1825 - 1899
NA6172Ramsay; Sir; William (1852 - 1916)1852 - 1916
NA6164Young; Sydney (1857 - 1937)1857 - 1937
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