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Young, Thomas, 1773 - 1829 (physician, physicist and egyptologist)


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'Young's Notes on Dispersion of Crystalline &c', 1799 - 1910

Reference Code: GBR/0279/CPS 15/1
Scope and Contents Nine letters, November 1800, from Thomas Young to Dr W H Wollaston [William Hyde Wollaston, 1766-1828, chemist and physicist]. Addressed from 48 Welbeck Street to Cecil Street, Strand [London]. The letters concern their respective research and experiments on dispersion of crystalline and contain references to the work of Ramsden [Jesse Ramsden, 1735-1800, mathematician, optician, physicist and astronomical instrument maker] and to Newtonian theory of dispersion.The paper in which the...
Dates: 1799 - 1910