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Sectional Committee: Physics

Not recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. Finds the reasoning unsound. Refers to work of Johannes Diderik van der Waals. Provides thorough criticism of the equations. Suggests another opinion be sought.

[Not published]

Endorsed on verso as received 18 August 1932.

Reference number
RR/48/112
Earliest possible date
August 1932
Physical description
Standardised form (type D) and letter on paper
Page extent
5 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Samuel Roslington Milner

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Samuel Roslington Milner, Referee's report by Samuel Roslington Milner, on a paper 'On the equation of state for real gases' by Andrew McCance, August 1932, RR/48/112, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_48_112/referees-report-by-samuel-roslington-milner-on-a-paper-on-the-equation-of-state-for-real-gases-by-andrew-mccance, accessed on 19 June 2024

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