Record

Reference numberRR/2/199
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Hopkins, 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
Date[1854]
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The author's 'clear and systematic treatment' of the subject outweighs the fact that the results have already appeared elsewhere. The method of arriving at the results appears to be original.

Subject: Physics, Mathematics

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Extent4p
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/2/198
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA6316Hopkins; William (1793 - 1866)1793 - 1866
NA1846Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)1820 - 1872
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