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Referee's report by Charles Herbert Lees, on a paper 'On the velocity of sound in gases at high temperatures, and the ratio of the specific heats' by Harold Baily Dixon, Colin Campbell and A Parker

Reference number: RR/26/31

Date: 16 June 1921

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Sectional Committee: Physics

Recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. Suggests the description of alternative methods be reduced, suggests referring to textbook by Winkelmann [?]. Refers to work by Bertholdt [?], Jongurt [?] and Cussard [?]. Addended note asks for the part of the report dealing with the measured speed of sound be deleted due to a misunderstanding on the part of the referee.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London' A, 1921]

Endorsed on verso as received 8 June 1921.

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RR/26/31
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16 June 1921
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Standardised form (type D) and letter on paper
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4 pages
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Manuscript

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Charles Herbert Lees, Referee's report by Charles Herbert Lees, on a paper 'On the velocity of sound in gases at high temperatures, and the ratio of the specific heats' by Harold Baily Dixon, Colin Campbell and A Parker, 16 June 1921, RR/26/31, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_26_31/referees-report-by-charles-herbert-lees-on-a-paper-on-the-velocity-of-sound-in-gases-at-high-temperatures-and-the-ratio-of-the-specific-heats-by-harold-baily-dixon-colin-campbell-and-a-parker, accessed on 21 February 2024

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