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Referee's report by James Clerk Maxwell, on a paper 'On the forces caused by the communication of heat between a surface and a gas; and on a new photometer' by Osborne Reynolds

Reference number: RR/7/465

Date: 07 April 1876

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Recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The paper is 'well designed and clearly expressed'' and the results are 'well established''.

Subject: Physics

[Published in Philosophical Transactions, 1876].

Reference number
RR/7/465
Earliest possible date
07 April 1876
Physical description
Report on paper
Page extent
8 pages
Format
Manuscript

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James Clerk Maxwell

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James Clerk Maxwell, Referee's report by James Clerk Maxwell, on a paper 'On the forces caused by the communication of heat between a surface and a gas; and on a new photometer' by Osborne Reynolds, 07 April 1876, RR/7/465, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_7_465/referees-report-by-james-clerk-maxwell-on-a-paper-on-the-forces-caused-by-the-communication-of-heat-between-a-surface-and-a-gas-and-on-a-new-photometer-by-osborne-reynolds, accessed on 20 May 2024

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