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Reference numberRR/69/300
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Edmund Clifton Stoner, on a paper 'The theory of the magneto-resistance effects in metals' by E H Sondheimer and Alan Herries Wilson
Date11 December 1945
DescriptionHe has received the comments from the author on his report. The author believes that as a Fellow, he shouldn't have to adopt a referee's suggestions. Stoner believes the author is exaggerating, as he didn't suggest a considerable extension of the paper. He still thinks that explicit references should be added to help decipher the symbols used. He agrees with the author that the general matter he raised is controversial. When writing scientific papers, the reader should be kept in mind and it should be remembered that they may not have extensive knowledge of the subject and require some clarification.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 1947].

Endorsed on recto as received 13 November 1946.
Extent1p
FormatTypescript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspa.1947.0087
Related records in the catalogueRR/69/301
RR/69/301
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA5437Stoner; Edmund Clifton (1899 - 1968)1899 - 1968
NA3490Wilson; Sir; Alan Herries (1906 - 1995)1906 - 1995
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