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Reference numberRR/6/190
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by James Clerk Maxwell, on a paper 'On the impact of compressible bodies, considered with reference to the theory of pressure' by R Moon
Date8 July 1868
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Of the three parts of the paper, the first part has already been published in the Proceedings, which explains all the essential points. The second part translates the first into mathematical language, and the third contains remarks and discussion. Refers to work by Thomson and Tail [?]. Does not consider the author to have taken various forces into account.

Subject: Mathematics

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1867.0085 Vol.16 1868
Related records in the catalogueRR/6/189
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8259Maxwell; James Clerk (1831 - 1879); Physicist1831 - 1879
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