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Reference numberRR/13/277
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Napier Shaw, on a paper 'On the conditions which render absolute the readings of the mercurial thermometer absolute' by Sidney A Sworn
Date29 May 1897
DescriptionRecommended for publication in Proceedings, but it is not suitable for Philosophical Transactions. The observations are acute and careful, but there is too much detailed information about the instruments. The gist of the paper 'could have been expressed with much greater brevity'. The paper would have been improved if the author had compared the accuracy.

Subject: Physics

[Not published].
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionReport on paper
Access statusOpen
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Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
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