Reference numberRR/33/98
TitleReferee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The quantum deviation of the Zeeman effect' by William Mitchinson Hicks
DateMarch 1926
DescriptionSectional committee: Mathematics

Not recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions or Proceedings. The paper has 'no application to the Zeeman effect'. The authors theory about loops of orbits is wrong. Publishing the paper would 'suggest a very defective appreciation of the present state of the atomic theory'.

[Not published].

Endorsed on verso as received 9 March 1926.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type D), note on paper and typed report on paper
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueNLB/69/288
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2448Darwin; Sir; Charles Galton (1887 - 1962)1887 - 1962
NA6683Hicks; William Mitchinson (1850 - 1934)1850 - 1934
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