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Sectional Committee: Mathematics

No clear statement regarding publication in the 'Proceedings of the Royal Society of London'. The investigation is interesting, but appears to be written for engineers. Finds the paper more suited for a journal of radio-engineering. Cannot judge the mathematical importance, and suggests the paper be submitted to a mathematician.

[Not published]

Endorsed on verso as received 23 September 1936.

Reference number
RR/59/81
Earliest possible date
September 1936
Physical description
Standardised form (type D)
Page extent
2 pages
Format
Manuscript

Creator name

Edward Victor Appleton

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Edward Victor Appleton, Referee's report by Edward Victor Appleton, on a paper 'Radiation from rhombic antennae' by D D Foster, September 1936, RR/59/81, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_59_81/referees-report-by-edward-victor-appleton-on-a-paper-radiation-from-rhombic-antennae-by-d-d-foster, accessed on 14 June 2024

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