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Reference numberRR/12/396
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by John Henry Poynting, on four papers 'Argon, a new constituent of the atmosphere' by John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh and William Ramsay, 'The liquefaction and solidification of argon' by K Olszewski, 'On the spectra of argon' by William Crookes, 'On the spark spectrum of argon as it appears in the spark spectrum of air' by Walter Noel Hartley, and a letter from George Francis Fitzgerald to John William Strutt, Lord Rayleigh
Date18 February 1895
DescriptionFirst paper: Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1895]

Second paper: Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1895]

Third paper: Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Suggests reducing the map.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1895 ]

Fourth paper: Recommended for publication in the Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Agrees with the opinion of the other referee [RR/12/395].

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1895]

Letter from George Francis Fitzgerald to John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh. This letter is of a different character to the other papers. It puts foreard a theory of the internal motion of Argon, and has been touched upon in the last page of the paper by John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh and William Ramsay. Refers to Henry Edward Armstrong.
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1895.0006 Vol.186 1895
DOI: 10.1098/rsta.1895.0008 Vol.186 1895
DOI: 10.1098/rsta.1895.0007 Vol.186 1895
Related records in the catalogueRR/12/395
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7852Poynting; John Henry (1852 - 1914)1852 - 1914
NA6090Strutt; John William (1842 - 1919); 3rd Baron Rayleigh1842 - 1919
NA6172Ramsay; Sir; William (1852 - 1916)1852 - 1916
NA8188Crookes; Sir; William (1832 - 1919); chemist1832 - 1919
NA6669Hartley; Sir; Walter Noel (1847 - 1913); chemist1847 - 1913
NA7971Fitzgerald; George Francis (1851 - 1901)1851 - 1901
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