The Physical Review Volume 17

The Physical Review Volume 17

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ... Andres, A. A. Bacon, Edward Bennett, A. H. Bucherer, E. K. Chapman, J. F. H. Douglas, H. M. Elsey, J. E. Fox, J. G. Frayne, P. W. Froebes, D. K. Gannett, Pierre Haynes, J. R. Hobbie, Victor A. Hoersch, L. L. Holladay, F. M. Kamrenstine, J. A. Kiefer, A. L. Kimball, Jr., E. H. Lange, E. M. Lowry, L. E. McAllister, B. F. Miessner, Takeshi Nushi, A. L. Ondrak, T. D. Phillips, J. H. Pruette, Ben Rosen, L. Schmiedeskamp, K. F. Sun, V. F. Swaim, C. G. Thompson, L. A. Turner, C. L. Utterback, M. S. Waddell, A. E. Woodruff, B. C. Zimmerman, W. A. Zinzow, C. G. F. Zobel; Transferred from Associate to Regular Membership, H. L. Howes, E. O. Hulburt, Enoch Karrer, Benjamin Liebowitz, H. W. Nichols, and H. C. Rentschler. The secretary reported the death of six members, and the resignation of eleven members. The membership at the present time consists of 7 honorary members, 456 regular members, and 833 associate members, making a total of 1,296. The regular scientific program consisted of 69 contributed papers, five being read by title, this being the largest program in the history of the Society. The abstracts of all the papers will be found on the succeeding pages. The program was as follows: The Resistance of a Compressible Fluid at High Velocities. L. Thompson. The Thermal Expansion of Nickel, Monel Metal, Stellite, and Stainless Steel. Wilmer Souder and Peter Hidnert. (Read by title.) Energy Losses in Commercial Hammers. Edwin Morrison and Robert L. Petry. The Dynamics of Capillary Flow. Edward W. Washburn. Diathermancy of Ice, Water, and Steam. S. L. Brown. The Effect of Cooling on a Cement Pier. Ernest A. Hodgson. The Use of the Differential Thermo-couple in Melting Point Determinations. 0. H. Gish. A Seasonal Breakage of the Mainsprings of...show more

Product details

  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 454g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236780574
  • 9781236780577