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Authorised form of nameDarwin; Sir; Charles Galton (1887 - 1962)
SurnameDarwin
ForenamesCharles Galton
Dates1887 - 1962
NationalityBritish
Dates and placesBirth:
Cambridge, England (19 December 1887)
Death:
Cambridge (31 December 1962)
ActivityResearch Field:
Applied mathematics, theoretical and general physics
Career:
Lecturer and Fellow, Christ's College, Cambridge
Honours:
KBE 1942
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
11/05/1922
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1935
Lectures:
Rutherford 1956
Council:
VP 1939-1941
RelationshipsGreat grandson of Robert Waring Darwin (FRS 1788); grandson of Charles Robert Darwin (FRS 1839); son of George Howard Darwin (FRS 1879); nephew of Francis Darwin (FRS 1882) and Horace Darwin (FRS 1903)
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Biographical Memoirs of Fellows of the Royal Society 1963 vol 9 pp 69-85, plate, by G P Thomson
References:
P B Moon, 'The (London) Physics Club, 1928-1953' in NR 1992 vol 46 pp 171-174
R Singh and F Riess, 'The nobel laureate Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman FRS and his contacts with the British Scientific community in a social and political context' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 47-64
J S Rowlinson, 'The war time work of Hinshelwood and his colleagues' in NR 2004 vol 58 pp 161-175
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/73846789
Royal Society codeNA2448
Archives associated with this Fellow
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EC/1922/02Darwin, Sir Charles Galton: certificate of election to the Royal Society
PB/7/2/4/1/2Letter from Home Office refusing visa, 13 June 1945, and Blackett's correspondence with other colleagues involved requesting meeting with Royal Society to discuss the matter.1945
PB/1/33/1/2Nobel Prize1948
PB/4/11/11Letter and memo from Sir Charles Darwin on location and staffing of nuclear physics establishments, especially re CambridgeFebruary 1946
MDA/A/25/16/49Note from C G Darwin, the War Office, Whitehall, to A V Hill26 November 1942
IM/GA/WS/1179Darwin, Sir Charles Galton1946
MDA/A/20/4Letter from Charles Galton Darwin to Alfred C Egerton, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex25 April 1946
RR/71/281Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Collective electron ferromagnetism III. Nickel and nickel-copper alloys' by E P Wohlfarth1948
MDA/A/20/5Copy letter from [The Royal Society] to Charles Galton Darwin6 May 1946
NLB/20/329Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Leonard Huxley, The Charterhouse, Godalming23 March 1900
RR/1951/B62/1Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin on a paper by Alan Mathison Turing, 'The Chemical basis of morphogenesis'[1951]
RR/41/138Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The energy of crystal lattices' by Harry Jones1930
RR/26/54Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Atomic systems based on free electrons, both positive and negative, and their stability' by Richard Hargreaves[January 1922]
RR/41/144Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Perturbation problems in quantum mechanics' by John Edward Lennard-JonesSeptember 1930
RR/35/52Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'The electron as a wave factor' by Charles Galton Darwin1927
RR/42/58Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The intensity of quadripoleradiation in the alkalis and the occurrence of forbidden lines' by A F StevensonJune 1930
RR/65/219Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The electromagnetic energy of a point charge' by Maurice Henry Lecorney Pryce1938
RR/31/6Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the determination of molecular fields.—I. From the variation of the viscosity of a gas with temperature' by J E Jones[June 1924]
RR/33/50Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'On the gyration of light by multiplet lines' by Charles Galton DarwinJune 1926
RR/37/150Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The diffraction of cathode rays' by J M WhittakerApril 1928
RR/34/65Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The Hamiltonian equation in the new quantum mechanics' by John Marshall[February 1927]
RR/33/48Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Absorption of radiation in the extreme ultra-violet by the inert gases' by Clive CuthbertsonDecember 1926
RR/33/53Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Quantum mechanics and a preliminary investigation of the hydrogen atom' by Paul Adrien Maurice DiracFebruary 1926
RR/35/50Referee's report by Sydney Chapman, on a paper 'The constants of the magnetic dispersion of light' by Charles Galton Darwin and W H WatsonJanuary 1927
RR/34/100Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The theory of the linear electric oscillator and its bearing on the electron theory' by George Adolphus Schott[May 1926]
RR/40/1Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Scattering of fast electrons and nuclear magnetic moments' by Harrie Stewart Wilson MasseyMarch 1930
RR/35/51Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'The Zeeman effect and spherical harmonics' by Charles Galton DarwinMarch 1927
RR/35/53Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'Free motion in the wave mechanics' by Charles Galton DarwinNovember 1927
RR/37/144Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The effect of electric fields on the emission of electrons from conductors' by A T WatermanJuly 1928
RR/36/36Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Magnetic forces in quantum mechanics' by F B Pidduck[November 1927]
RR/36/93Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The ionised hydrogen molecule' by Alan Herries Wilson[January 1928]
RR/38/63Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The effect of a nuclear spin on the optical spectra - III' by J HargreavesDecember 1929
RR/38/61Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Diffraction' by E T HansonDecember 1929
RR/38/96Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The influence of molecular form and anisotropy on the refractivity and dielectric behaviour of liquids' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa KrishnanOctober 1929
RR/40/2Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Theory of the elastic scattering of electrons in molecular hydrogen' by Harrie Stewart Wilson MasseyJuly 1930
RR/39/60Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'A collision problem in the wave mechanics' by Charles Galton Darwin[April 1929]
RR/41/58Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'Examples of the uncertainty principle' by Charles Galton DarwinJanuary 1931
RR/37/29Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The formula for the optical rotatory dispersion of quartz' by T Bradshaw and G H LivensOctober 1928
RR/41/93Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Speculations concerning the a-, ß- and ?-Rays of Ra B, C, C.- Part I. A revised theory of the interval absorption coefficient' by Ralph Howard Fowler1930
RR/39/106Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'New methods in statistical mechanic' by Meghnad Saha and Ramesh Chandra[May 1929]
RR/42/41Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The distribution of intensity amongst the fine structure components of series lines of hydrogen and ionised helium according to Dirac's theory of the electron' by Meghnad SalaSeptember 1930
RR/35/119Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The metallic state' by William Hume-RotheryJuly 1927
RR/42/35Referee's report by Archibald Vivian Hill, on a paper 'The rate of distribution of dissolved gases within the blood' by Francis John Woresley RoughtonNovember 1931
RR/43/103Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The collision of slow electrons with atoms. I.—General theory and elastic collisions' by Harrie Stewart Wilson Massey and C B O MohrJanuary 1932
RR/40/21Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Matter and radiation as the propogated discontinuities' by [Ali Moustafa] MosharrafaFebruary 1930
RR/44/67Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Longitudinal asymmetry of scattered photo-electrons and the asymmetrical Maxwell field of accelerated electrons' by L SimonsJanuary 1932
RR/47/8Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The atomic scattering factor for X-rays in the region of anomalous dispersion' by D Coster and K S KnolOctober 1932
RR/44/97Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The angular momentum of a photon' by G Temple and E C RustMay 1931
RR/46/17Second referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigations on magne-crystallic action. Part I.-Diamagnetics' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan, B C Guha and S Banerjee[August 1932]
RR/46/13Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On periodic and transient electromagnetic waves in imperfectly conducting media' by Louis Vessot King[September 1932]
RR/46/18Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigations of magne-crystallic action. Part II.-Paramagnetics' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan, N C Chakravorty and S Banerjee[December 1932]
RR/46/11Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On new singular solutions of Maxwell's equations and their application to the calculation of antennae radiation fields' by Louis Vessot King[June 1932]
RR/47/11Referee's report by Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, on a paper 'Notes on the theory of radiation' by Charles Galton DarwinFebruary 1932
RR/55/107Referee's report by Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, on a paper 'The inertia of electrons in metals' by Charles Galton DarwinDecember 1935
RR/47/57Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The apparent conductivity of oxide coatings used on emitting filaments' by Ralph Howard Fowler and A H WilsonJune 1932
RR/48/59Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The general proof of certain fundamental equations in the theory of metallic conduction' by Harry Jones and Clarence Zener[September 1933]
RR/48/103Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A theory of some electron-levels in H2' by J K L MacDonald[February 1932]
RR/47/84Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Ellipsoidal functions and their application to some wave problems' by E T HansonNovember 1932
RR/48/107Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The collision of slow electrons with atoms. II.—General theory and inelastic collisions' by Harrie Stewart Wilson Massey and C B O Mohr[September 1932]
RR/50/50Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The passage of positive ions through gases' by H S W Massey and R A SmithMay 1933
RR/50/51Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Free paths and transport phenomena in gases and the quantum theory of collisions. II.—The determination of the laws of force between atoms and molecules' by H S W Massey and C B O MohrNovember 1933
RR/47/119Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The anomalous scattering of a-particles by hydrogen and helium' by Henry Martyn TaylorFebruary 1932
RR/52/53Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'An elementary discussion of ferromagnetism' by Francis BitterFebruary 1934
RR/52/17Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Refractive dispersion of organic compounds. V-Oxygenated derivatives of cyclohexane the inadequacy of the Ketteler-Helmholtz equation' by C B AllsoppMarch 1934
RR/51/29Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The collisions of slow electrons with atoms—IV' by H S W Massey and C B O Mohr[June 1934]
RR/50/63Second referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Some properties of the wave equation' by Samuel Roslington MilnerMay 1933
RR/50/137Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the electron theory of metals' by S Schubin and S WonsowskyJanuary 1934
RR/50/52Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Free paths and transport phenomena gases and the quantum theory of collisions. I.—The rigid sphere model' by H S W Massey and C B O MohrMarch 1933
RR/52/49Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Quantum theory of the diplon' by Hans Albrecht Bethe and R PeierlsAugust 1934
NLB/71/274Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Charles Galton] Darwin, FRS9 March 1928
RR/54/33Second referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On condensed helium at absolute zero' by F LondonOctober 1935
RR/52/64Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the quantization of the new field equations I' by Max Born and L InfeldAugust 1934
RR/51/137Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Anomalous dispersion and absorption of X-rays' by Evan James Williams[September 1933]
NLB/62/123Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Charles [Galton] Darwin Esquire, FRS; Trinity College, Cambridge8 December 1921
RR/55/38Second referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The creation of electron-pairs by fast charged particles' by H J BhabhaJuly 1935
RR/54/26Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Statistical treatment of strong electrolytes' by S LevineApril 1935
RR/53/10Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The Auger effect' by Eric Henry Stonely Burhop[September 1934]
RR/53/17Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigations on magne-crystallic action III—Further studies on organic crystals' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan and S Banerjee[October 1934]
RR/52/131Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The x and b rays of radioactinium' by Harold Albert WilsonDecember 1934
RR/54/18Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigations on magne-crystallic action IV Magnetic behaviour of paramagnetic ions in the s-state in crystals' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan and S BanerjeeOctober 1935
RR/36/95Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A generalised spheroidal wave equation' by Alan Herries Wilson[January 1928]
RR/54/31Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On condensed helium at absolute zero' by F London12 September 1935
RR/53/144Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The theory of the change in resistance in a magnetic field' by Harry Jones and Clarence Zener[January 1934]
RR/54/62Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the radiative collision between fast charged particles' by C MollerJune 1935
RR/53/84Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On scattering of electron beams in highly ionized gas' by D Gabor[October 1934]
RR/54/130Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The potential functions of polyatomic molecules' by Gordon Brims Black Mcivor Sutherland and David M DennisonSeptember 1934
RR/55/106Referee's report by Ralph Howard Fowler, on a paper 'Notes on magneto-optics' by Charles Galton DarwinJune 1935
RR/56/38Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the interaction of two particles' by H R Hulme[January 1936]
RR/58/26Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The lorentz transformations in the new quantum electrodynamics' by L Infeld LwówJuly 1936
RR/56/64Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the theory of optical activity III-A regular tetrahedron twisted through a small angle about a binary axis' by B Y Oke12 September 1935
RR/56/131Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The relativistic self-consistent field' by Bertha Swirles[June 1935]
RR/60/36Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Magnetic transition curves of supraconductors' by R PeierlsMarch 1936
RR/57/57Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The optical properties of solids' by A H Wilson[April 1935]
RR/58/58Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Diamagnetic anisotrophy of crystals in relation to their molecular structure' by Kathleen Yardley Lonsdale and Kariamanikkam Srinivasa KrishnanApril 1936
RR/60/21Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The resistance and thermoelectric properties of the transition metals' by Nevill Francis MottJune 1936
RR/57/112Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Auger effect for the L level of xenon and krypton' by J C Bower[July 1936]
RR/58/75Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The Auger effect in xenon and krypton' by Leslie Harold Martin and F H EgglestonJuly 1936
RR/58/106Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The inverse square law of gravitation' by Edward Arthur MilneMay 1936
RR/59/16Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Note on surges of voltage and current in transmission lines' by Frederick William Carter[March 1936]
RR/63/5Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Nuclear excitation and disintegration collisions involving strong Interaction-I' by H S W Massey and C B O MohrJuly 1937
RR/59/51Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Relativistic wave equations' by Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac[April 1936]
RR/61/123Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Phase transformation as problem of statistical mechanics' by R EisenschitzApril 1937
RR/63/81Referee's report by Archibald Vivian Hill, on a paper 'Initiation of the propagated disturbance' by William Albert Hugh RushtonSeptember 1937
RR/63/103Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A generalization of the equations of the self-consistent field for two-electron configurations' by A F StevensonFebruary 1937
RR/64/19Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A tentative statistical theory of Macleod’s equation for surface tension, and the parachor' by Ralph Howard Fowler[January 1937]
RR/65/111Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The statistical mechanics of co-operative assemblies' by Edward Armand Guggenheim9 September 1938
RR/63/90Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The general motion of a spinning uniformly and rigidly electrifield sphere, III' by George Adolphus SchottFebruary 1937
RR/65/27Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On fluctuations in electromagnetic radiation' by Max Born and Klaus FuchsJuly 1938
RR/65/30Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The statistical mechanics of condensing systems' by Max Born and Klaus Fuchs March 1938
RR/65/45Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The classical equation of state of gaseous helium, neon and argon' by R A BuckinghamAugust 1938
RR/66/27Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Classical theory of mesons' by Homi Jehangir Bhabha[May 1939]
RR/65/144Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A new coriolis perturbation in the methane spectrum. III. Intensities and optical spectrum' by H A JahnOctober 1938
RR/65/154Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigation on magne-crystallic action VI. Further studies on paramagnetic crystals' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan, A Mookherji and A Bose25 September 1938
RR/66/87Referee's report by James Chadwick and Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Deviation from the Coulomb law for the proton' by Herbert Fröhlich, Walter Heinrich Heitler and B Kahn[March 1939]
NLB/62New Letter Book volume 62, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration11 November 1921-10 June 1922
RR/67/18Referee's report and letter from Charles Galton Darwin, on two papers 'On the mechanism of boundary lubrication. I. The action of long-chain polar compounds' by Otto Beeck, J W Givens and A E Smith and 'On the mechanism of boundary lubrication. II. Wear prevention by addition agents' by Otto Beeck, J W Givens and E C Williams to Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton7 August 1940
RR/67/38Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Comparison of the acceleration due to gravity at the National Laboratory, Teddington and the Bureau of Standards, Washington, D. C' by B C Browne and Edward Crisp BullardJanuary 1940
RR/69/100Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Kinetic friction in or near the boundary region - II. The influence of sliding velocity and other variables on kinetic friction in or near the boundary region' by P G Forrester1946
RR/67/183Letter from Charles Galton Darwin on a paper 'A thermodynamical theory of the tensile strength of isotropic bodies' by R Fürth to Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton18 October 1940
RR/69/78Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'An experiment on the mechanism of superconductivity'by J G Daunt and Kurt Alfred Georg Mendelssohn1945
RR/67/416Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the electromagnetic two-body problem' by John Lighton SyngeJuly 1940
RR/69/6Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The effect of an electric field on the viscosity of liquids' by Edward Neville Da Costa Andrade and C Dodd1945
RR/69/60Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Kinetic friction in or near the boundary region - I. Apparatus and experimental methods' by Bruce Chalmers, P G Forrester and E F Phelps2 March 1946
RR/71/240Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The gyroscopic mechanism of the halteres of Diptera' by John William Sutton Pringle1948
RR/69/170Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The electrical constants of a crustacean nerve fibre' by Alan Lloyd Hodgkin and William Albert Hugh Rushton1945
RR/68/278Referee's report by Edward Victor Appleton, on a paper 'The refractive index of an ionized medium. II' by Charles Galton Darwin[1943]
RR/68/467Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Stationary electron swarms in electromagnetic fields' by Dennis Gabor[1944]
RR/70/26Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Diffuse scattering of the Fermi electrons in monovalent metals in relation to their electrical resistivities' by A B Bhatia and Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan15 December 1947
RR/70/87Letter from Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A critical study of the Hopkinson pressure bar' by R M Davies to the Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society27 March 1947
RR/70/24Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Light-scattering in homogeneous media regarded as reflexion from appropriate thermal elastic waves' by A B Bhatia and Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan1947
RR/70/8Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A generalization of the method of separating longitudinal and transverse waves in electrodynamics' by Sonja Ashauer13 August 1947
RR/70/232Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A mechanism of magnetic hysteresis in heterogeneous alloys' by Edmund Clifton Stoner and E P Wohlfarth1947
RR/71/164Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The electrical properties of the muscle fibre membrane' by Bernard Katz[1948]
RR/72/173Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The absorption and dispersion of ultrasonic waves in acetic acid' by J Lamb and J M M Pinkerton1949
RR/72/258Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The supersonic flow of compressible fluid through axially symmetric tubes of uniform and varying section' by R K Tempest1949
RR/72/185Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Experiments on the superconductive transition' by David Keith Chalmers Macdonald and Kurt Alfred Georg Mendelssohn1949
NLB/66/599Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Sydney] Chapman3 June 1924
RR/36/44Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A theory of the optical and electrical properties of liquids' by Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman and Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan[October 1927]
RR/43/53Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Optical and equivalent paths in a stratified medium, treated from a wave standpoint' by Douglas Raynar HartreeFebruary 1931
NLB/66/557Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Charles Galton] Darwin, FRS30 May 1924
NLB/66/888Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof Charles [Galton] Darwin, FRS7 August 1924
RR/31/7Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the determination of molecular fields. —II. From the equation of state of a gas' by J E Jones[June 1924]
NLB/66/473Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert John Strutt] Lord Rayleigh, FRS15 May 1924
RR/31/22Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Electrodynamics of the Bohr atom' by D N Mallik[June 1924]
NLB/69/288Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Charles Galton] Darwin, FRS22 February 1926
NLB/71/572Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Charles Galton] Darwin, FRS9 July 1928
NLB/73/87Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. [Charles Galton] Darwin, FRS26 November 1930
NLB/72/971Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [Charles Galton] Darwin, FRS30 September 1930
NLB/66/717Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to [Robert John Strutt] Lord Rayleigh, FRS25 June 1924
RR/43/2Referee's report by Paul Adrien Maurice Dirac, on a paper 'The wave theory of light quanta' by Charles Galton DarwinApril 1931
RR/35/36Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On periodic solutions of Hamiltonian systems differential equations' by Thomas MacFarland Cherry27 July 1927
RR/35/132Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The magnetic anisotropy of crystalline nitrates and carbonates' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan and Chandrasekhara Venkata RamanApril 1927
RR/36/45Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A theory of electric and magnetic birefringence in liquids' by Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman and Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan[August 1927]
RR/36/94Second referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The ionised hydrogen molecule' by Alan Herries Wilson[February 1928]
RR/46/20Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Electron polarisation' by G O Langstroth[February 1932]
RR/50/62Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Some properties of the wave equation' by Samuel Roslington MilnerMay 1933
RR/55/37Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The creation of electron-pairs by fast charged particles' by H J BhabhaJune 1935
RR/57/107Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On the absorption of polar crystals in the infra-red' by Moses Blackman[February 1936]
RR/64/90Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigations on magne-crystallic action V. Paramagnetic salts of the rare earth and iron groups' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan and A Mookherji[September 1937]
RR/46/115Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Applications of the method of impact parameter in collisions' by Evan James Williams[September 1932]
RR/31/59Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'A new type of concentrated electromagnetic radiation and its bearing on the quantum theory' by George Adolphus Schott[August 1924]
RR/33/98Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The quantum deviation of the Zeeman effect' by William Mitchinson HicksMarch 1926
MDA/A/12/228Copy letter from Harold Warris Thompson to Robert Robinson, St John's College, Oxford19 December 1947
RR/34/66Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'An analysis of the electromagnetic field into moving elements' by Samuel Roslington Milner[September 1926]
RR/46/16Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Investigations on magne-crystallic action. Part I.-Diamagnetics' by Kariamanikkam Srinivasa Krishnan, B C Guha and S Banerjee[May 1932]
RR/50/83Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The theory of the structure of ethylene and a note on the structure of ethane' by William George PenneyNovember 1933
RR/51/27Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Auger effect in argon' by Leslie Harold Martin, J C Bower and Thomas Howell Laby[October 1934]
RR/53/130Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The photoelectric absorption of Y-rays in heavy elements' by H R Hulme, J McDougall, R A Buckingham and Ralph Howard Fowler[December 1934]
RR/56/98Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The electromagnetic field due to a uniformly and rigidly electrified sphere in spinless accelerated motion and its mechanical reaction on the sphere—I' by George Adolphus Schott[February 1936]
RR/55/79Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'Time-lag in a control system' by A Callender, Douglas Rayner Hartree and A PorterOctober 1935
RR/63/20Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'The equations of electromagnetism. I - Fundamental identifications. II - Field theory' by Edward Arthur MilneAugust 1937
RR/66/79Letter from Charles Galton Darwin, to Alfred Charles Glyn Egerton, regarding a paper 'On relativistic wave equations for particles of arbitrary spin in an electromagnetic field' by M Fierz and Wolfgang Ernst Pauli16 July 1939
RR/66/78Referee's report by Charles Galton Darwin, on a paper 'On relativistic wave equations for particles of arbitrary spin in an electromagnetic field' by M Fierz and Wolfgang Ernst Pauli[June 1939]
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