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Referee's report by Edward Victor Appleton, on a paper 'The behaviour of an osglim lamp. I. Introduction, drift, equilibrium and A.C. bridge measurements' by Lewis Fry Richardson

Reference number: RR/63/66

Date: April 1937

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Sectional committee: Physics

It is difficult to understand the results and their bearing. The experiments would be enhanced by using a number of specimens, rather than just one. The paper should be rewritten.

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society A, 1937].

Endorsed on verso as received 5 April 1937.

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RR/63/66
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April 1937
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Edward Victor Appleton

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Edward Victor Appleton, Referee's report by Edward Victor Appleton, on a paper 'The behaviour of an osglim lamp. I. Introduction, drift, equilibrium and A.C. bridge measurements' by Lewis Fry Richardson, April 1937, RR/63/66, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_63_66/referees-report-by-edward-victor-appleton-on-a-paper-the-behaviour-of-an-osglim-lamp-i-introduction-drift-equilibrium-and-ac-bridge-measurements-by-lewis-fry-richardson, accessed on 22 July 2024

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