Skip to content

Please be aware that some material may contain words, descriptions or illustrations which will not reflect current scientific understanding and may be considered in today's context inaccurate, unethical, offensive or distressing.

Description

Sectional committee: Physics and chemistry

Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions, although it is rather long but the referee feels than nothing can be cut out.

[Published in Philosophical Transactions A, 1918].

Endorsed on verso as received 14 June 1916.

Reference number
RR/23/41
Earliest possible date
June 1916
Physical description
Standardised form (type D)
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Edmund Taylor Whittaker

View page for Edmund Taylor Whittaker

Use this record

Citation

Edmund Taylor Whittaker, Referee's report by Edmund Taylor Whittaker on a paper 'A critical study of spectral series - Part IV -The structure of spark spectra' by William Mitchinson Hicks, June 1916, RR/23/41, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_23_41/referees-report-by-edmund-taylor-whittaker-on-a-paper-a-critical-study-of-spectral-series-part-iv-the-structure-of-spark-spectra-by-william-mitchinson-hicks, accessed on 24 July 2024

Link to this record

Embed this record

<iframe src="https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/embed/items/rr_23_41/referees-report-by-edmund-taylor-whittaker-on-a-paper-a-critical-study-of-spectral-series-part-iv-the-structure-of-spark-spectra-by-william-mitchinson-hicks" title="Referee's report by Edmund Taylor Whittaker on a paper 'A critical study of spectral series - Part IV -The structure of spark spectra' by William Mitchinson Hicks" allow="fullscreen" frameborder="0" width="100%" height="500px"></iframe>

Related Fellows

Explore the collection

  • Referee Reports

    Date: 1832-1949

    This collection contains reports on scientific papers submitted for publication to the Royal Society. Started in 1832 when the system was formalised, it is a record of the origins of peer review publishing in practice.

    View collection