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Sectional Committee: Physics

Recommended for publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. The coincidences in the paper are approximate and involve arbitrary integers. No evidence has been put forward to support it. Refers to work of Harold Albert Wilson. Has doubts about the scientific value of the paper.

[Published in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London']

Endorsed on verso as received 19 May 1936.

Reference number
RR/57/70
Earliest possible date
May 1936
Physical description
Standardised form (type D) and letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Typescript

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William Edward Curtis

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William Edward Curtis, Referee's report by William Edward Curtis, on a paper 'On certain fundamental frequencies and energy constants' by Herbert Stanley Allen, May 1936, RR/57/70, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_57_70/referees-report-by-william-edward-curtis-on-a-paper-on-certain-fundamental-frequencies-and-energy-constants-by-herbert-stanley-allen, accessed on 22 June 2024

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