Reference numberRR/13/277
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].
Physical descriptionReport on paper
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NA7142Shaw; Sir; William Napier (1854 - 1945)1854 - 1945
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