Record

Reference numberRR/5/214
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'On plane water-lines in two dimensions' by William John Macquorn Rankine
Date17 February 1864
DescriptionNo clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Apologises for responding in pencil. Notes that he is advised to avoid walking as he has overdone things at Christmas. The paper contains novelty and practical applications. Proposes that he talks to the author in person.

Subject: Mathematics, Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1864]
Extent8p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1864.0010 Vol.154 1864
Related records in the catalogueRR/5/215
RR/5/216
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; Physicist1824 - 1907
NA1846Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)1820 - 1872
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