|Title||Letter from William Thomson, Lord Kelvin on a paper 'On the thermodynamic theory of waves of finite longitudinal disturbance' by William John Macquorn Rankine to the Secretary of the Royal Society|
|Date||9 March 1870|
|Description||Provides an equation in relation to the paper and wishes it to be sent to the author. |
Mentions that he has missed his past few lectures in Glasgow, due to the 'severe illness of Lady Thomson'.
[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1870].
|Physical description||Letter on paper|
|Related material||DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1870.0015 |
|Related records in the catalogue||RR/7/51|
Fellows associated with this archive
|NA8289||Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; Physicist||1824 - 1907|
|NA1846||Rankine; William John Macquorn (1820 - 1872)||1820 - 1872|