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Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on the Bakerian Lecture 'Contributions to molecular physics.— Being the fifth memoir of researches on radiant heat' by John Tyndall

Reference number: RR/5/276

Date: 14 June 1864

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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Makes a note about conduction and radiation. Suggests further experimental results be appended to the current paper, or a new paper produced at the earliest possible time.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1864]

Reference number
RR/5/276
Earliest possible date
14 June 1864
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
6 pages
Format
Manuscript

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William Thomson

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William Thomson, Referee's report by William Thomson, Lord Kelvin, on the Bakerian Lecture 'Contributions to molecular physics.— Being the fifth memoir of researches on radiant heat' by John Tyndall, 14 June 1864, RR/5/276, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_5_276/referees-report-by-william-thomson-lord-kelvin-on-the-bakerian-lecture-contributions-to-molecular-physics-being-the-fifth-memoir-of-researches-on-radiant-heat-by-john-tyndall, accessed on 01 March 2024

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