Reference numberRR/15/354
TitleLetter from George Howard Darwin, on a paper 'On the vibrations and stability of a gravitating planet' by James Hopwood Jeans to Joseph Larmor
Date7 November 1902
DescriptionSectional Committee: Mathematics

He presents a paper by Jeans. If the Committee care to take his opinion as that of referee, he recommends that it be accepted and that the figures should be printed. The subject matter is 'no doubt' highly speculative but the speculation is interesting and suggestive and supported by argument.

[Published in Philosophical Transactions A, 1903].

Endorsed on recto as received 8 November 1902.
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1903.0015
Related records in the catalogueRR/15/355
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8198Darwin; Sir; George Howard (1845 - 1912); mathematician and geophysicist1845 - 1912
NA7894Larmor; Sir; Joseph (1857 - 1942); physicist1857 - 1942
NA1226Jeans; Sir; James Hopwood (1877 - 1946); physicist and mathematician1877 - 1946
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