Reference numberRR/1bis/19
TitleReferee's report by James David Forbes, on a paper 'On the diurnal temperature of the Earth’s surface, and the discussion of a simple formula for ascertaining the same' by S M Drach
Date23 May 1842
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Has not has time to undertake a verification of the mathematics. Suggests omitting some of the tables. Finds some of the arguments faulty. Believes Baden Powell will be of the same opinion.

Subject: Physics

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0221 Vol.4 1843
Related records in the catalogueRR/1bis/18
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6280Forbes; James David (1809 - 1868); natural philosopher1809 - 1868
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