Record

Reference numberRR/8/53
LevelItem
TitleReferee's report by John Couch Adams, on a paper 'On the calculation of the trajectories of shot' by William Davidson Niven
Datend [1877]
DescriptionNot recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work of Daniel Bernoulli and Francis Bashforth. If the second method of calcualtion had been more complete, the paper would have been recommended for publication. Suggests instead publication in the Proceedings, with the example omitted as it has already appeared in the abstract previously published in the Proceedings.

Subject: Mathematics, Applied Sciences

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London', 1878]
Extent5p
FormatManuscript
Physical descriptionLetter on paper
Access statusOpen
Related materialDOI: 10.1098/rspl.1877.0040 Vol.26 1878
Related records in the catalogueRR/8/52
Fellows associated with this archive
CodeNameDates
NA7558Adams; John Couch (1819 - 1892); Astronomer1819 - 1892
NA6649Niven; Sir; William Davidson (1842 - 1917)1842 - 1917
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