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Referee's report by Cecil Henry Desch, on a paper 'On the effect of the temperature of liquid hydrogen (-252.8° C.) On the tensile properties of forty-one specimens of metals comprising (a) pure iron 99.85%; (b) four carbon steels; (c) thirty alloy steels; (d) copper and nickel; (e) four non-ferrous alloy' by W J De Haas and Robert Abbott Hadfield

Reference number: RR/48/1

Date: June 1933

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Sectional Committee: Engineering Sciences

Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. The results are valuable, but presented in a repetitious manner. Suggests re-organising the tables. Provides some points of criticism.

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, 1934]

Endorsed on verso as received 15 June 1933.

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RR/48/1
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June 1933
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Cecil Henry Desch, Referee's report by Cecil Henry Desch, on a paper 'On the effect of the temperature of liquid hydrogen (-252.8° C.) On the tensile properties of forty-one specimens of metals comprising (a) pure iron 99.85%; (b) four carbon steels; (c) thirty alloy steels; (d) copper and nickel; (e) four non-ferrous alloy' by W J De Haas and Robert Abbott Hadfield, June 1933, RR/48/1, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_48_1/referees-report-by-cecil-henry-desch-on-a-paper-on-the-effect-of-the-temperature-of-liquid-hydrogen-2528-c-on-the-tensile-properties-of-forty-one-specimens-of-metals-comprising-a-pure-iron-9985-b-four-carbon-steels-c-thirty-alloy-steels-d-copper-and-nickel-e-four-non-ferrous-alloy-by-w-j-de-haas-and-robert-abbott-hadfield, accessed on 24 July 2024

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