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Reference numberRR/8/153
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on two papers 'On the precession of a viscous spheroid, and on the remote history of the Earth' and 'Problems connected with the tides of viscous spheroid' by George Howard Darwin
Date13 May 1879
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. As the author is visiting soon, the referee hopes to discus the papers with him and gain some clarification before writing a fuller report.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry, Mathematics

[Both papers published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1879]
Extent2p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1879.0073 Vol.170 1879
DOI: 10.1098/rstl.1879.0074 Vol.170 1879
Related records in the catalogueRR/8/154
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA8289Thomson; William (1824 - 1907); Baron Kelvin of Largs; Physicist1824 - 1907
NA8198Darwin; Sir; George Howard (1845 - 1912)1845 - 1912
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