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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work by Laummout [?], to whom the author should also give reference. Refers to work into heat and crystals by George Gabriel Stokes. Sugests omitting the firat seven pages of 'preamble'.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society]

Reference number
RR/2/247
Earliest possible date
15 June 1852
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

William Thomson

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William Thomson, Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on a paper 'On molecular influences.—Part I. Transmission of heat through organic structures' by John Tyndall, 15 June 1852, RR/2/247, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_2_247/referees-report-by-william-thomson-lord-kelvin-on-a-paper-on-molecular-influencespart-i-transmission-of-heat-through-organic-structures-by-john-tyndall, accessed on 18 June 2024

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