Reference numberRR/16/37
TitleReferee's report by Ernest William Hobson, on a paper 'The integrals of the squares of ellipsoidal surface harmonic functions' by George Howard Darwin
Date4 January 1904
DescriptionSectional Committee: Mathematics

Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. Thinks the paper should be published in full together with Darwin's postscript of 4 December 1903, in the 'Philosophical Transactions'. Does not discuss illustrations. In general thinks the paper of interest in connection with several other papers involving ellipsoidal harmonics by Darwin, which have been published in the 'Philosophical Transactions'.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions A, 1904].

Endorsed on verso as received 4 January 1904.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type A)
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1904.0017 Vol.203 1904
Related records in the catalogueRR/16/38
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2170Hobson; Ernest William (1856 - 1933)1856 - 1933
NA8198Darwin; Sir; George Howard (1845 - 1912)1845 - 1912
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