|Title||Referee's report by George Biddell Airy, on two papers, [attributed] 'On the calculation of attractions, and the figure of the earth' by Charles James Hargreave, and 'On the compensations of polarized light, with the description of a polarimeter for Measuring Degrees of Polarization' by David Brewster|
|Date||9 June 1841|
Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The erroneous part is that dealing with density and distance.
Subject: Physics and Chemistry
[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
No clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to paper by Green [?].
Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Mathematics
[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
|Physical description||Letter on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1841.0011 Vol.131 1841|
|DOI: 10.1098/rspl.1837.0166 Vol.4 1843|
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/1bis/25|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8035||Airy; Sir; George Biddell (1801 - 1892); astronomer and Mathematician||1801 - 1892|
|NA7600||Hargreave; Charles James (1820 - 1866)||1820 - 1866|
|NA7450||Brewster; Sir; David (1781 - 1868); Knight Natural Philosopher||1781 - 1868|