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Referee's report by Alexander William Williamson, on a paper 'On the molecular mobility of gases' by Thomas Graham

Reference number: RR/5/84

Date: 29 July 1863

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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work by Robert Wilhelm Bunsen. Suggests the author should expand on his conclusions, or defer publication until more examples have been obtained.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1863]

Reference number
RR/5/84
Earliest possible date
29 July 1863
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
4 pages
Format
Manuscript

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Alexander William Williamson

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Alexander William Williamson, Referee's report by Alexander William Williamson, on a paper 'On the molecular mobility of gases' by Thomas Graham, 29 July 1863, RR/5/84, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_5_84/referees-report-by-alexander-william-williamson-on-a-paper-on-the-molecular-mobility-of-gases-by-thomas-graham, accessed on 22 June 2024

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