Reference numberRR/66/79
TitleLetter from Charles Galton Darwin, to Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton, regarding a paper 'On relativistic wave equations for particles of arbitrary spin in an electromagnetic field' by M Fierz and Wolfgang Ernst Pauli
Date16 July 1939
DescriptionSectional Committee: Mathematics

In view of the opinions of Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, is willing to withdraw his criticisms of the paper. Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac is a good critic of the work itself. 'Moreover Pryce [Maurice Henry Lecorney Pryce?] is a shrewd young man and would not go to the labour of translation if it were not worth it. In spite of this withdrawal I shall continue (if asked) to look rather antagonistically at foreigner's papers'.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

Endorsed on recto as received 17 July 1939.
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspa.1939.0140 Vol.173 1939
Related records in the catalogueRR/66/78
Fellows associated with this archive
NA2448Darwin; Sir; Charles Galton (1887 - 1962)1887 - 1962
NA8212Egerton; Sir; Alfred Charles Glyn (1886 - 1959); chemist1886 - 1959
NA588Pauli; Wolfgang Ernst (1900 - 1958)1900 - 1958
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