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Sectional Committee: Mathematics

No clear statement regarding publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work of John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh and William McFadden Orr. Does not feel competent to criticise the mathematical sections.

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

Endorsed on verso as received 3 March 1934.

Reference number
RR/51/96
Earliest possible date
March 1934
Physical description
Standardised form (type D)
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Typescript

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Richard Vynne Southwell

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Richard Vynne Southwell, Referee's report by Richard Vynne Southwell, on a paper 'On the disturbance of the steady flow of an inviscid liquid between parallel planes' by John Lighton Synge, March 1934, RR/51/96, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_51_96/referees-report-by-richard-vynne-southwell-on-a-paper-on-the-disturbance-of-the-steady-flow-of-an-inviscid-liquid-between-parallel-planes-by-john-lighton-synge, accessed on 18 June 2024

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