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Reference numberRR/12/287
LevelItem
TitleLetter from George Hartley Bryan, to William Thomson, 1st Baron Kelvin, regarding a paper 'On the applications of the kinetic theory to dense gases' by Samuel Hawksley Burbury
Date18 July 1895
DescriptionApologises for the delay in responding to the letter [RR/12/286, first letter]. Wonders if the objection to the calculation is physical rather than mathematical. Discusses the proposed size changes to the journal volumes, and hopes this will not affect reprinting.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1896]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1896.0001 Vol.187 1896
Related records in the catalogueRR/12/280
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RR/12/286
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RR/12/289
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA1659Bryan; George Hartley (1864 - 1928)1864 - 1928
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; Physicist1824 - 1907
NA5868Burbury; Samuel Hawksley (1831 - 1911)1831 - 1911
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