Reference numberRR/21/141
TitleReferee's report by Silvanus Phillips Thompson, on a paper 'A thermomagnetic study of the eutectoid transition point of carbon steels' by Samuel Walter Johnson Smith and J Guild
Date[February 1914]
DescriptionSectional Committee: Physics and Chemistry

Recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. The introduction could be further shortened. Key should be added to the diagrams. Suggests clarifying the description of crystal orientations.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1915]

Endorsed on verso as received 9 February 1914.

Appended memorandum from Silvanus Phillips Thompson, dated 24 February 1915, regarding the new version of the paper. The authors have taken the referees' suggestions on board. Recommends the paper for publication in the Philosophical Transactions. Care must be taken that the lithographer or zincographer 'complies with instructions as to size of drawings'. Endorsed on recto as received 26 February 1915.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type A) and letter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rsta.1915.0007 Vol.215 1915
Related records in the catalogueRR/21/140
Fellows associated with this archive
NA7141Thompson; Silvanus Phillips (1851 - 1916); physicist and electrical engineer1851 - 1916
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