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Reference numberRR/72/53
LevelItem
TitleLetter from Lionel Haworth, on a paper 'Asymptotic formulae for hypergeometric functions' by Thomas MacFarlane Cherry to D C Martin, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society
Date3 April 1950
DescriptionHe is working on a paper at the moment that will take up most of his time outside of his University duties. Has asked other journals for a respite from refereeing. The paper is 'undoubtedly a substantial contribution to the subject'. He cannot provide a full report at this time. Asks if it possible to 'escape with honour in the circumstances'.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 1950 with the title 'Asymptotic expansions for the hypergeometric functions occurring in gas-flow theory'].

Endorsed on recto as received 4 April 1950.
Extent1p
FormatTypescript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspa.1950.0116
Related records in the catalogueRR/72/54
RR/72/55
RR/72/56
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7524Haworth; Lionel (1912 - 2000)1912 - 2000
NA1835Cherry; Sir; Thomas MacFarland (1898 - 1966)1898 - 1966
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