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Sectional Committee: Physics

Recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. The paper is a continuation of an earlier one by the same author. The results are not conclusive, but 'the paper contains the germ of what might on more detailed calculations prove to be a correct theory'.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London' A, 1923]

Endorsed on verso as received 11 January 1923.

Reference number
RR/28/37
Earliest possible date
January 1923
Physical description
Standardised form (type D)
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Sydney Chapman

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Sydney Chapman, Referee's report by Sydney Chapman, on a paper 'The motion of electrons in gases' by Harold Albert Wilson, January 1923, RR/28/37, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_28_37/referees-report-by-sydney-chapman-on-a-paper-the-motion-of-electrons-in-gases-by-harold-albert-wilson, accessed on 23 April 2024

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