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PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION
Shelfmark:  Waller Ms de-00209
Type of object:  manuscript
Dimensions:  275 x 215mm
Extent:  2 foll.
Material:  paper
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 1 of 2
Type of element:  article
Extent:  1a-2b
Language:  German
Place:  Bonn
Date:  1852-12-07
Short summary:  Formula expressing the relation between the absorption coefficent of the atmosphere and the elevation of the earth surface; an article about the white light of the moon concerning the quantity and coefficient of light.
Person:  Beer, August, 1825-1863, Mathematician, Physicist, Professor, author
Person:  Moigno, François, abbé, 1804-1884, Scientist, Clergyman, Theologian, addressee
Person:  Wollaston, William Hyde, 1766-1828, Chemist, Physicist, Physiologist, person referred to
Person:  Lambert, Jean-Henri, 1728-1777, Mathematician, Astronomer, Philosopher, person referred to ?
Subject:  Physics
DESCRIPTION OF CONTENTS 2 of 2
Type of element:  letter
Extent:  2b
Language:  German
Place:  Bonn
Date:  1852-12-07
Short summary:  Accompanying letter, sending a contribution, possibly for Moïgnos "Manuel de la science annuaire du Cosmos (Paris)". Scientific matters: experiments with steam, condensated gas and various metals. Promises to send a translation of the writings of Seguin.
Person:  Beer, August, 1825-1863, Mathematician, Physicist, Professor, author
Person:  Moigno, François, abbé, 1804-1884, Scientist, Clergyman, Theologian, addressee
Person:  Babinet, Jacques, 1794 (Lusignan)-1872 (Paris), Physicist, person referred to
Person:  Despretz, César-Mansuète, 1792? (Lessines)-1863, Physicist, person referred to
Person:  Plücker, Julius, 1801-1868, Mathematician, Physicist, person referred to
Person:  Seguin, J. M., 1820-, Chemist, Optician, Physicist, person referred to
Person:  Verdet, Marcel Émile, 1824-, Physicist, Engineer, Teacher, person referred to
Subject:  Physics
COMMENTS
Comments:  Letter written together with manuscript for an article. Manuscript apparently incomplete, beginning in medias res with a formula. It is also accompanied by a letter to the addressee.
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