Reference numberRR/11/238
TitleReferee's report by George Carey Foster, on a paper 'On the ratio of the specific heats of the paraffins and their monohalogen derivatives' by J W Capstick
Date11 July 1893
DescriptionRecommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The problem that the author has focused on is of fundamental importance. The methods of experimentation are well-chosen and the work has been carried out with care and skill. The results 'contribute a substantial contribution to knowledge'.

Subject: Physics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions A, 1894].
Physical descriptionReport on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1894.0001
Related records in the catalogueRR/11/237
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6347Foster; George Carey (1835 - 1919); physicist1835 - 1919
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