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Referee's report by George Gabriel Stokes, on a paper 'On waves in liquids' by William John Macquorn Rankine

Reference number: RR/6/240

Date: 27 June 1868

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Not recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Does not consider the results of great enough importance for the Philosophical Transactions.

Subject: Mathematics, Physics

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

Reference number
RR/6/240
Earliest possible date
27 June 1868
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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George Gabriel Stokes

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George Gabriel Stokes, Referee's report by George Gabriel Stokes, on a paper 'On waves in liquids' by William John Macquorn Rankine, 27 June 1868, RR/6/240, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_6_240/referees-report-by-george-gabriel-stokes-on-a-paper-on-waves-in-liquids-by-william-john-macquorn-rankine, accessed on 25 February 2024

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