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Paper, 'Experimental researches on the conductive powers of various substances, with the application of the results to the problem of terrestrial temperature' by W [William] Hopkins

Reference number: PT/59/8

Date: 1857

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Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'Experimental researches on the conductive powers of various substances, with the application of the results to the problem of terrestrial temperature'.

Received by the Royal Society on 10 June 1857. Read 18 June 1857.

Abstract published in Abstracts of the Papers Printed in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London [later Proceedings of the Royal Society of London], Volume 8, 1857.

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PT/59/8
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1857
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139 pages
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Manuscript

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William Hopkins

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William Hopkins, Paper, 'Experimental researches on the conductive powers of various substances, with the application of the results to the problem of terrestrial temperature' by W [William] Hopkins, 1857, PT/59/8, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_59_8/paper-experimental-researches-on-the-conductive-powers-of-various-substances-with-the-application-of-the-results-to-the-problem-of-terrestrial-temperature-by-w-william-hopkins, accessed on 13 July 2024

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