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Recommended for publication in the 'Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society'. Refers to work of John William Strutt, 3rd Baron Rayleigh, Ludwig Boltzmann and James Clerk Maxwell. Wonders if the paper is longer than necessary.

Subject: Physics and Chemistry

[Published in the Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, 1879]

Reference number
RR/8/96
Earliest possible date
22 July 1878
Physical description
Letter on paper
Page extent
5 pages
Format
Manuscript

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John Hopkinson

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John Hopkinson, Referee's report by John Hopkinson, on a paper 'An experimental determination of the values of the velocities of normal propagation of plane waves in different directions in a biaxal crystal, and a comparison of the results with theory' by Richard Tetley Glazebrook, 22 July 1878, RR/8/96, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_8_96/referees-report-by-john-hopkinson-on-a-paper-an-experimental-determination-of-the-values-of-the-velocities-of-normal-propagation-of-plane-waves-in-different-directions-in-a-biaxal-crystal-and-a-comparison-of-the-results-with-theory-by-richard-tetley-glazebrook, accessed on 15 June 2024

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