Reference numberRR/68/247
TitleLetter from Patrick Maynard Stuart Blackett, Baron Blackett of Chelsea, to John David Griffith Davies, regarding a paper 'The production of cosmic-ray bursts by mesotrons' by C B O Mohr and Godfrey Harry Stafford
Date1 October 1942
DescriptionSectional Committee: Physics

Notes a mistake in the calibration factor of the ionisation chamber. Thinks some of the quantities may be wrong. Suggests adding standard errors to the diagrams. Refers to work by J Franklin Carlson and Marcel Schein, Harold Albert Wilson and Walter Heinrich Heitler. Gives details of calibration. Suggests consulting with the comunicator Harrie Stewart Wilson Massey.

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

Endorsed on recto as received 2 October 1942.
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspa.1944.0021 Vol.183 1944
Related records in the catalogueRR/68/248
Fellows associated with this archive
NA8131Blackett; Patrick Maynard Stuart (1897 - 1974); Baron Blackett of Chelsea; nuclear physicist1897 - 1974
NA4802Stafford; Godfrey Harry (1920 - 2013)1920 - 2013
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