Reference numberRR/8/177
TitleReferee's report by Astley Cooper Key, on a paper 'Researches on explosives. No. II.—Fired gunpowder' by Andrew Noble and Frederick Augustus Abel
Date14 October 1879
DescriptionRecommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Does not have enough knowledge of mathematics to comment on that section of the paper.

Subject: Mathematics, Applied Sciences, Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1880]
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
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Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rstl.1880.0008 Vol.171 1880
Related records in the catalogueRR/8/176
Fellows associated with this archive
NA5996Key; Sir; Astley Cooper (1821 - 1888)1821 - 1888
NA6421Noble; Sir; Andrew (1831 - 1915)1831 - 1915
NA3596Abel; Sir; Frederick Augustus (1827 - 1902)1827 - 1902
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