Record

Reference numberRR/2/198
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by George Gabriel Stokes, on a paper 'On the geometrical representation of the expansive action of heat, and the theory of thermo-dynamic engines' by William John Macquorn Rankine
Date29 April 1854
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Considers paper to be covering and summarising an area of research which is relatively new, even if the principles contained within are not original. Author forgets to define certain terms with which me is familiar, but the reader may not be.

Subject: Physics, Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Extent7p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1854.0007 Vol.144 1854
Related records in the cataloguePT.48.6
RR/2/199
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8283Stokes; Sir; George Gabriel (1819 - 1903)1819 - 1903
NA1846Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)1820 - 1872
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