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Computations of wave lengths, 1866 - 1867

Reference Code: GBR/0180/RGO 6/484

Scope and Contents

Computations on the wave lengths at spectral lines. There are computations and tables of J. Fraunhofer's wavelengths of light; Kirchoff's computations of the wavelengths of light, with conversions from Paris to metric measurement, and printed corrections to these computations, with conversion tables; and related correspondence with G.G. Stokes and H.E. Roscoe.


  • Creation: 1866 - 1867


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1 archive box(es) (1 box)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference


Finding aid date

2006-01-06 11:46:09+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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