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Referee's report by George Carey Foster, on a paper 'Relation of ‘transfer-resistance’ to the molecular weight and chemical composition of electrolytes' by George Gore

Reference number: RR/9/357

Date: 18 October 1886

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Not recommended for publication in Philosophical Transactions. The results of the experiment are not of great value and the author's accounts of them are of 'the vaguest and loosest kind'.

Subject: Chemistry

[Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society, 1885].

Reference number
RR/9/357
Earliest possible date
18 October 1886
Physical description
Report on paper
Page extent
3 pages
Format
Manuscript

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George Carey Foster

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George Carey Foster, Referee's report by George Carey Foster, on a paper 'Relation of ‘transfer-resistance’ to the molecular weight and chemical composition of electrolytes' by George Gore, 18 October 1886, RR/9/357, The Royal Society Archives, London, https://makingscience.royalsociety.org/items/rr_9_357/referees-report-by-george-carey-foster-on-a-paper-relation-of-transfer-resistance-to-the-molecular-weight-and-chemical-composition-of-electrolytes-by-george-gore, accessed on 25 February 2024

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