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Reference numberRR/2/258
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by James Prescott Joule, on a paper 'On a general law of density in saturated vapours' by John James Waterston
Date7 May 1853
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to previous work by the author, and work by Henri Victor Regnault. The current paper appears to contradict the conclusion drawn in the previous paper. Considers the methods ingenious but not of great 'exactness'.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
Extent3p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1850.0040 Vol.6 1854
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7041Joule; James Prescott (1818 - 1889); Physicist1818 - 1889
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