Record

Reference numberRR/73/17
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William George Penney, on a paper 'The propagation of spherical blast' by Gerald Beresford Whitham
Date22 February 1950
DescriptionSectional committee: Physics

Paper reference code: A8

Not recommended for publication: 'The paper is badly written and it is difficult to follow. Furthermore, I believe that it is in error.' Penney writes that the result of the paper 'depends upon a fortuitous cancelling of errors.' Followed by five pages of further comments.

[Published in Proceedings A, 1950].

Date received not given.
Extent6p
FormatTypescript
Physical descriptionStandardised form (type E)
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspa.1950.0157
Related records in the catalogueRR/73/18
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA2058Penney; William George (1909 - 1991); Baron Penney of East Hendred1909 - 1991
NA1635Whitham; Gerald Beresford (1927 - 2014)1927 - 2014
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