Reference numberRR/61/13
TitleSecond referee's report by Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, on a paper 'The basis of a theory of the universe' by F L Arnot
DateMay 1937
DescriptionSectional committee: Mathematics

Not recommended for publication. The author's answer hasn't met his criticisms at all and assumptions still take up a large amount of the paper. He cannot find any value in the paper and as the paper is part of a series, it should be a 'sound and self-consistent bassi for his work'.

[Not published].

Endorsed on verso as received 31 May 1937.
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type D) and note on paper
Digital imagesView item on Science in the Making
Access statusOpen
Related records in the catalogueRR/61/11
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6266Dirac; Paul Adrien Maurice (1902 - 1984)1902 - 1984
Add to My Items

    Collection highlights

    Browse the records of some of our collections, which cover all branches of science and date from the 12th century onwards. These include the published works of Fellows of the Royal Society, personal papers of eminent scientists, letters and manuscripts sent to the Society or presented at meetings, and administrative records documenting the Society's activities since our foundation in 1660.

    The Royal Society

    The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of
    the world's most eminent scientists and is the
    oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
    Registered charity number 207043

    Website design ©CalmView


    + 44 207 451 2500
    (Lines open Mon-Fri, 9:00-17:00. Excludes bank holidays)

    6-9 Carlton House Terrace, London SW1Y 5AG

    Email Us →


    Subscribe to our newsletters to be updated with the
    latest news on innovation, events, articles and reports.

    Subscribe →

    © CalmView