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Paper, 'On the thermal effects of fluids in motion' by J P [James Prescott] Joule and Wm [William] Thomson

Reference number: PT/66/1

Date: 1862

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36 manuscript pages and two plates showing the apparatus used by Joule and Thomson and a chart of their results.

Subject: Physics

Published in Philosophical Transactions as 'On the thermal effects of fluids in motion.— Part IV'.

Received and read by the Royal Society on 19 June 1862.

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 12, 1863.

Reference number
PT/66/1
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1862
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Ink on paper
Page extent
38 pages
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Manuscript

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James Prescott Joule

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William Thomson

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James Prescott Joule, William Thomson, Paper, 'On the thermal effects of fluids in motion' by J P [James Prescott] Joule and Wm [William] Thomson, 1862, PT/66/1, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/pt_66_1/paper-on-the-thermal-effects-of-fluids-in-motion-by-j-p-james-prescott-joule-and-wm-william-thomson, accessed on 22 June 2024

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