Reference numberRR/7/430
TitleReferee's report by George Carey Foster, on a paper 'The action of light on selenium' by William Grylls Adams and R E Day
Date23 October 1876
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions.They have not succeeded in 'fully clearing up the nature of this action they set themselves to investigate'. The paper 'leaves it doubtful whether the authors have made two or three important discoveries or whether the phenomena they have observed are the results of familiar causes'.

Subject: Physiology

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1877].
Physical descriptionReport on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1877.0009
Related records in the catalogueRR/7/429
Fellows associated with this archive
NA6347Foster; George Carey (1835 - 1919); Physicist1835 - 1919
NA8034Adams; William Grylls (1836 - 1915)1836 - 1915
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