Record

Reference numberRR/2/251
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Robert Grove, on a paper 'On the vibrations and tones produced by the contact of bodies having different temperatures' by John Tyndall
Date15 February 1854
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work by James Forbes and Michael Faraday. Admits publishing such a controversial in the Philosophical Transactions may cause 'inconvenience'. Suggests paper could have also been published in another journal of science.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]
Extent4p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1854.0001 Vol.144 1854
Related records in the catalogueRR/2/250
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7589Grove; Sir; William Robert (1811 - 1896)1811 - 1896
NA8293Tyndall; John (1820 - 1893); Natural Philosopher1820 - 1893
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