Record

Authorised form of nameJoly; John (1857 - 1933)
SurnameJoly
ForenamesJohn
Dates1857 - 1933
Dates and placesBirth:
Holywood, King's County (County Offaly), Ireland (01 November 1857)
Death:
Dublin, Ireland (08 December 1933)
ActivityResearch Field:
Geology, experimental physics, chemistry, mineralogy
Education:
MA
Royal Society activityMembership:
Fellow
Election Date:
2/06/1892
Medals/Prizes:
Royal Medal 1910
SourcesSources:
Bulloch's Roll; DSB
Obituaries:
Obituary Notices of Fellows of the Royal Society 1932-1935 vol l pp 259-286, plate
Virtual International Authority Filehttp://viaf.org/viaf/24590172
Royal Society codeNA824
Archives associated with this Fellow
Reference numberTitleDate
IM/002439Joly, John2001
MS/525/7/2/15'Tilting mine': sketch by John Joly[11 February 1915]
AP/71/1On the Ascent of Sap1894
MS/525/7/2/17'Tilting mine, alternative form hung on gimbals': sketch by John Joly[11 February 1915]
MS/525/7/2/16Tilting mine vertical rods and stays: sketch by John Joly[11 February 1915]
MS/525/7/2/10Letter from John Joly, Somerset House, Temple Road, Dublin, to Professor [Arthur] Schuster10 February 1915
MS/525/7/2/27'Suggested method of protecting ships against submarines': report by John Joly 26 February 1915
MS/525/7/2/24Letter from John Joly, Trinity College, Dublin, to Dugald Clerk, Chairman of Engineering Sub-committee of the Royal Society, 25 February 1915
MS/525/7/2/28Letter from John Joly, Somerset House, Temple Road, Dublin, to [Dugald] Clerk 27 February 1915
MS/525/7/2/18'Tilting mine': sketch by John Joly[11 February 1915]
MS/525/7/2/14'Mine for attacking enemy ships in harbour': report [by John Joly][11 February 1915]
MS/525/7/2/11'Method of mooring mines for submarines': sketch by John Joly[10 February 1915]
NLB/4/74Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly, Physical Laboratory, Trinity College, Dublin3 February 1890
NLB/4/1120Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor John Joly, Physical Laboratory, Trinity College, Cambridge22 January 1891
NLB/3/624Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly, Physical Laboratory, Trinity College, Dublin25 July 1889
NLB/3/611Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly, Physical Laboratory, Trinity College, Dublin23 July 1889
NLB/3/667Copy letter from Alfred H White to John Joly15 August 1889
NLB/3/736Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly, 39 Waterloo Road, Dublin27 September 1889
NLB/3/848Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly22 October 1889
NLB/6/596Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society8 June 1892
NLB/3/1020Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Richard Tetley Glazebrook, Fellow of the Royal Society13 December 1889
NLB/6/569Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to John Joly, Physical Laboratory, Trinity College, Dublin2 June 1892
NLB/9/455Copy letter from an unknown correspondent, to Mr Collings, 172 Strand21 May 1894
NLB/10/211Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Francis Darwin, Fellow of the Royal Society22 October 1894
NLB/11/198Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Dr John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society13 May 1895
NLB/10/941Copy letter from Lord Rayleigh [John William Strutt], to Dr John Joly11 March 1895
NLB/13/733Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Sydney Howard Vines, Fellow of the Royal Society12 November 1896
NLB/13/784Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Sydney Howard Vines, Fellow of the Royal Society25 November 1896
NLB/13/818Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Sydney Howard Vines, Fellow of the Royal Society2 December 1896
MS/525/7/2/13Letter from John Joly, Somerset House, Temple Road, Dublin, to Professor [Arthur] Schuster11 February 1915
RR/15/129Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'The electrical effects of light upon green leaves. (Preliminary communication)' by Augustus Desire Waller26 June 1900
RR/15/235Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'The heat dissipated by a platinum surface at high temperatures. Part IV. High pressure gases' by Joseph Ernest PetavelMarch 1901
RR/16/105Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'The determination of specific heats, especially at low temperatures' by H E SchmitzMarch 1903
NLB/11/551Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor [John] Joly 21 July 1895
RR/16/143Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'The origin and growth of ripple-mark' by Phoebe Sarah Hertha Ayrton8 June 1904
RR/16/234Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'The specific heats of metals and the relation of specific heat to atomic weight. Part III.' by William Augustus TildenMarch 1904
NLB/16/567Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Messrs Harrison & Sons30 April 1898
NLB/20/183Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society20 February 1900
NLB/20/387Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Sir Archiblad Geikie, Fellow of the Royal Society5 April 1900
NLB/20/156Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society15 February 1900
NLB/20/386Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society5 April 1900
NLB/20/469Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society30 April 1900
NLB/20/385Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Jethro Justinian Harris Teall, Fellow of the Royal Society5 April 1900
NLB/20/381Copy letter from Michael Foster, to Monsieur Charles Euguene Barrois, [Fellow of the Royal Society], Secrétaire Général du Comite d'Organisation di Congrès Géologique International , 62 Boulevard Saint Michel, Paris5 April 1900
NLB/24/214Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor J Joly 26 March 1902
NLB/27/105Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society2 July 1903
NLB/29/195Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society27 July 1904
NLB/29/295Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor [John] Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society, 12 Northbrook Road, Leeson Park, Dublin8 September 1904
NLB/29/800Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society13 December 1904
NLB/32/210Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor Joseph Larmor, Secretary, Royal Society29 January 1906
NLB/29/752Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society6 December 1904
NLB/38/610Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor [John] Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society8 October 1908
NLB/39/793Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society18 March 1909
NLB/38/729Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society28 October 1908
NLB/42/175Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] Joly FRS 19 April 1910
NLB/42/220Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] Joly FRS26 April 1910
NLB/43/105Copy letter from Joseph Larmor, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society7 November 1910
NLB/44/421Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] Joly FRS 10 July 1911
NLB/44/834Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to [John] Joly26 November 1911
NLB/45/7Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison to Professor J [John] Joly FRS5 December 1911
NLB/50/458Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society10 July 1914
NLB/52/739Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor John Joly, FRS21 February 1916
NLB/61/233Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS2 June 1921
NLB/53/379Copy letter from [Dr.] Arthur Schuster, Secretary of the Royal Society and FRS; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS20 July 1916
NLB/52/714Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor John Joly, FRS18 February 1916
RR/17/350Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'The specific heats of air and carbon dioxide at atmospheric pressure by the continuous electric method at 20 degrees celcius and 100 degrees celcius' by W F G Swann October 1908
RR/18/54Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'On the shapes of the isogeotherms under mountain ranges in radio-active districts' by Charles Herbert LeesJanuary 1918
NLB/55/507Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS03 May 1918
NLB/57/134Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to the Secretary, Submarine Signal Company; Friars House, New Broad Street, EC29 July 1919
NLB/53/420Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS03 August 1916
RR/23/49Referee's report by Ernest Rutherford, on a paper 'The genesis of pleochroic haloes' by John JolyJune 1916
RR/23/48Referee's report by Arthur Schuster, on a paper 'The genesis of pleochroic haloes' by John Joly1916
RR/23/95Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'A determination of the heat of vaporisation of water at 100°C. and one atmosphere pressure in terms of the mean calorie' by T Carlton Sutton11 August 1916
NLB/56/734Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS14 May 1919
NLB/53/463Copy letter from [Robert William Frederick Harrison], Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS28 September 1916
RR/27/100Referee's report by Robert John Strutt, Lord Rayleigh, on a paper 'Pleochroic haloes of various geological ages' by John JolyDecember 1922
RR/29/10Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'A general theory of the movements of the earth's crust' by John JolyMarch 1923
RR/29/12Referee's report by Harold Jeffreys, on a paper 'A general theory of the movements of the earth's crust' by John JolyJanuary 1923
RR/29/11Referee's report by Geoffrey Ingram Taylor, on a paper 'Addenda to a general theory of the movements of the earth's crust' by John JolyMarch 1923
RR/9/372Referee's report by Thomas Edward Thorpe, on a paper 'On the specific heats of minerals' by John Joly2 November 1886
RR/10/354Referee's report by Richard Tetley Glazebrook, on a paper 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part I. Air, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen' by John Joly6 January 1890
RR/9/370Referee's report by Mervyn Herbert Nevil Story-Maskelyne, on a paper 'On the specific heats of minerals' by John Joly1886
RR/9/371Referee's report by Mervyn Herbert Nevil Story-Maskelyne, on a paper 'On the specific heats of minerals by gravitational method' by John Joly1886
RR/10/356Referee's report by James Dewar, on a paper 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part I. Air, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen' by John Joly1 January 1890
RR/10/355Letter from John Joly, regarding a paper 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part I. Air, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen' by John Joly21 January 1890
RR/10/357Referee's report by William Ramsay, on a paper 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part I. Air, carbon dioxide, and hydrogen' by John Jolynd [1890]
RR/12/90Referee's report by Joseph John Thomson, on a paper 'On the ascent of sap' by Henry Horatio Dixon and John Joly20 February 1895
RR/12/309Letter from Francis Darwin, regarding a paper 'On the ascent of sap' by Henry Horatio Dixon and John Joly7 March 1895
RR/12/308Referee's report by George Francis Fitzgerald, on a paper 'On the ascent of sap' by Henry Horatio Dixon and John Joly17 November 1894
RR/12/305Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'On the development of the branches of the fifth cranial nerve in Man' by A Francis Dixon26 July 1895
RR/12/310Referee's report by Francis Darwin, on a paper 'On the ascent of sap' by Henry Horatio Dixon and John Joly24 October 1894
RR/22/91Referee's report by John Joly, on a paper 'On the cause of movement and contortion in the Earth's crust' by Clement ReidJune 1915
NLB/61/162Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS26 May 1921
NLB/64/358Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS22 March 1923
NLB/63/482Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS27 October 1922
NLB/64/328Copy letter from James Hopwood Jeans, Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS15 March 1923
NLB/63/899Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS19 January 1923
NLB/69/126Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Prof. Albert Charles Seward, FRS16 January 1926
NLB/70/957Copy letter from Francis Alexander Towle, Assistant Secretary of the Royal Society; to Professor [John] Joly, FRS; Iveagh Geological Laboratory, Trinity College, Dublin19 November 1927
EC/1892/17Joly, John: certificate of election to the Royal Society
NLB/3/684Copy letter from Alfred H White, to John Joly11 September 1889
NLB/10/268Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster3 November 1894
NLB/10/241Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Professor Michael Foster29 October 1894
NLB/10/914Copy letter from Herbert Rix, to Francis Darwin, Fellow of the Royal Society6 March 1895
NLB/16/13Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society, Geological Laboratory, Trinity College, Dublin12 January 1989
NLB/15/594Copy letter from Theodore E James, to Dr John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society1 November 1897
NLB/36/274Copy letter from Robert William Frederick Harrison, to Professor John Joly, Fellow of the Royal Society5 October 1907
NLB/44/415Copy letter from Joseph Larmor to Professor J [John] Joly FRS 7 July 1911
RR/12/140Referee's report by George Carey Foster, on two papers 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part II. Carbon dioxide' and 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part III. The specific heat of carbon dioxide as a function of temperature' by John Joly19 March 1894
RR/12/141Referee's report by Richard Tetley Glazebrook, on two papers 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part II. Carbon dioxide' and 'On the specific heats of gases at constant volume.—Part III. The specific heat of carbon dioxide as a function of temperature' by John Joly27 March 1894
RR/12/89Referee's report by Francis Darwin, on a paper 'On the ascent of sap' by Henry Horatio Dixon and John Joly27 December 1894
NLB/57New Letter Book volume 57, copy letters sent from Royal Society administration27 June 1919-27 February 1920
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