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Author: William Lawrence Bragg, Sir; George Porter
Publisher: [Barking, Eng.] Elsevier Pub. Co., 1970.
Series: Royal Institution library of science.
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The discourses cover physics and chemistry and are either in the form of a descriptive abstract or in the complete text. the eighty-nine years covered encompass a span of time which saw a change from classical physics to new physics and the emergence of the basic concepts of structural organic chemistry and valency.
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Physical sciences.
[Barking, Eng.] Elsevier Pub. Co., 1970
(OCoLC)594192931
Online version:
Physical sciences.
[Barking, Eng.] Elsevier Pub. Co., 1970
(OCoLC)607807748
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Lawrence Bragg, Sir; George Porter
ISBN: 0444200487 9780444200488
OCLC Number: 81426
Description: 10 volumes illustrations 23 cm.
Contents: Volume 1. (1851) Magnetic characters and relations of oxygen and nitrogen / M. Faraday --
Connexion of chemical forces with the polarization of light / N. S. Maskelyne --
Atmospheric magnetism / M. Faraday --
Recent experiment showing the rotation of the earth by means of the pendulum / Baden Powell --
Suggestions for the dynamics of chemistry derived from the theory of etherification / Alexander Williamson --
Schonbein's ozone / M. Faraday --
Lines of magnetic force / M. Faraday --
(1852) Heating effects of electricity and magnetism / W. R. Grove --
Three important chemical discoveries from the Exhibition of 1851 / Lyon Playfair --
Analogies of light and heat / Baden Powell --
Etudes sur les Corps a l'etat speroidal / M. P. H. Boutigny (D'Evreum) --
Allotropic changes of certain elements / B. C. Brodie --
Physical lines of magnetic force / M. Faraday --
(1853) Magnetic force / M. Faraday --
Gerhardt's discovery of anhydrous organic acids / A. Williamson --
Influence of material aggregation upon the manifestations of force / John Tyndall --
Change of refrangibility of light, and the Exhibition thereby of the Chemical Rays / C. G. Stokes --
Formation of hydrogen and its homologues / B. C. Brodie --
M. Bussingault, Fremy, Becquerel and C. on Oxygen / M. Faraday --
(1854) Electric induction, associated cases of current and static effects / M. Faraday --
Vibration and tones produced by the contacts of bodies having different temperatures / M. Tyndall --
Transmission of electricity by flame and gases / W. R. Grove --
Certain phenomena of rotatory motion / Baden Powell --
Construction of the compound achromatic microscope / Charles Brooke --
Chemical affinity among substances in solution / John Hall Gladstone --
Some phenomena connected with the motion of liquids / J. Tyndall --
Melting points / B.C. Brodie --
Dependence of the chemical properties of compounds upon the electrical character of their constituents / E. Frankland --
Magnetic hypotheses / M. Faraday --
(1855) Some points of magnetic philosophy / M. Faraday --
Nature of the force by which bodies are repelled from the poles of a magnet / J. Tyndall --
Constitution of the hydro carbons / William Odling --
So called catalytic action and combustion; and theories of catalysis / John Eyre Ashby --
Electric conduction / M. Faraday --
Currents of the Leyden battery / J. Tyndall --
(1856) Ruhmkorff's Induction Apparatus / M. Faraday --
Inferences from the negation of perpetual motion / W. R. Grove --
Disposition of force in paramagnetic and diamagnetic bodies / J. Tyndall --
Certain magnetic actions and affections / M. Faraday --
Origin and transformation of motive power / Wm. Thomson --
Measurement of the chemical action of light / Henry E. Roscoe --
Chemical type of ammonia / A. W. Hofman --
M. Petitjean's process for silvering glass; and some observations on divided gold / M. Faraday --
(1857) Chromatic phenomena exhibited by transmitted light / J. H. Gladstone --
Conservation of force / M. Faraday --
M. Chevreul's laws of colours / F. Crace Calvert --
M. Lissajous' acoustic experiments / J. Tyndall --
Relations of gold to light / M. Faraday --
(1858) Some physical properties of ice / J. Tyndall --
Molecular impressions by light and electricity / W. R. Grove --
Static inductions / M. Faraday --
(1859) Production of organic bodies without the agency of vitality / E. Frankland --
Electrical discharge, and its stratified appearance in rarefied media / W. R. Grove --
Schonbein's ozone and antozone / M. Faraday --
Magnesium, calcium, lithium, and their congeners / William Odling --
New method of rendering visible to the eye some of the more abstruse problems of crystallography / Walter Mitchell --
Insight hitherto obtained into the nature of the crystal molecule by the instrumentality of light / N. S. Maskelyne --
Transmission of heat through gases / J. Tyndall --
Phosphorescence, fluorescence, etc. / M. Faraday --
(1860) Influence of the magnetic force upon the electric discharge / J. Tyndall --
Measurement of the chemical action of the solar rays / H. E. Roscoe --
Acids and salts / William Odling --
(1861) Atmospheric electricity / W. Thomson --
Action of gases and vapours upon radiant heat / J. Tyndall --
Platinum / M. Faraday --
Bunsen and Kirschhoff's spectrum observations / H. E. Roscoe --
Some phenomena attending combusion in rarefied air / E. Frankland --
Electrical quantity and intensity within "Elect Group" / Latimer Clarke --
Application of the law of the conservation of force to organic nature / H. Helmholtz --
Physical basis of solar chemistry / J. Tyndall --
(1862) Absorption and radiation of heat by gaseus matter / J. Tyndall --
Mr. Graham's researches on dialysis / William Odling --
Mauve and magenta, and the colouring matters derived from coal / A. W. Hofmann --
Force / J. Tyndall --
(1863) Radiation through the earth's atmosphere / J. Tyndall --
Photographic transparency of bodies and on the photographic spectra of the elementary bodies / Wm. Allen Miller --
Forces concerned in producing magnetic disturbances / Balfour Stewart --
Discovery of the metal Thallium / William Crookes --
Molecule of water / William Odling --
Direct measurement of the sun's chemical action / H. E. Roscoe --
Account of some researches on radiant heat / J. Tyndall --
(1864) Boiling water / W. R. Grove --
Synthesis of organic bodies / J. Alfred Wanklyn --
Discrimination of organic bodies by their optical properties / W. G. Stokes --
Contributions to molecular physics / J. Tyndall --
Classification of the elements in relation to their atomicities / Alexander W. Williamson --
Metal Indium and recent discoveries in spectrum analysis / H. E. Roscoe --
Recent chemical researches in the Royal Institution / E. Frankland --
Magnetic experiment / J. Tyndall --
(1865) Combustion by invisible rays / J. Tyndall --
Aluminium Ethide and Methide / William Odling --
Combining power of atoms / A. W. Hofmann --
Magenta and its derivative colours / Frederick Field --
Researches in organic chemistry in the Royal Institution / E. Frankland. Volume 2. (1866) Radiation and absorption, with reference to the colour of bodies, and their state of aggregation / J. Tyndall --
Existence of a material medium pervading space / Balfour Stewart --
Opalescence of the atmosphere / H. E. Roscoe --
Experiments on the vibrations of strings / J. Tyndall --
(1867) Sounding and sensitive flames / J. Tyndall --
Mr. Graham's recent discoveries on the diffusion of gases / William Odling --
Occlusion of gases by metals / William Odling --
(1868) Faraday as a discoverer / J. Tyndall --
Vanadium, one of the Trivalent Group of elements / Mr. H. E. Roscoe --
Rate at which chemical actions take place / A. Vernon Harcourt --
Some new experiments on light / J. H. Gladstone --
Artificial formation of organic substances / C. G. Williams --
Some effects of the heat of the oxyhydrogen flame / William Odling --
Source of light in luminous flames / E. Frankland --
(1869) Chemical rays, and the light of the sky / J. Tyndall --
Chemical constitution and its relation to physical and physiological properties / A. Crum Brown --
Newest colouring matters / W. H. Perkin --
Simplest organic compounds / William Odling --
(1870) Professor Graham's scientific work / William Odling --
Artificial production of Alizarine, the colouring principle of Madder / H. E. Roscoe --
Ammonia compounds of Platinum --
William Odling --
(1871) Colour of water, and on the scattering of light in water and in air / J. Tyndall --
Improvements in the manufacture of Chlorine / William Odling --
Some experiments on successive polarization of light made by Sir C. Wheatstone / W. Spottiswoode --
Rumford's scientific discoveries / W. Mattieu Williams --
Revised theory of Phlogiston / William Odling --
Sea Waves / W. J. Macquorn Rankine --
Gaseous and liquid states of matter / T. Andrews --
Dust and smoke / J. Tyndall --
(1872) Last new metal, Indium / William Odling --
Identity of light and radiant heat / J. Tyndall --
Crystallization of silver, gold, and other metals / John Hall Gladstone --
Measuring temperatures by electricity / C. W. Siemens --
Sulphurous impurity in coal gas / A. Vernon Harcourt --
Optical phenomena produced by crystals submitted to circularly polarized light / W. Spottiswoode --
History of ozone / William Odling --
(1873) Action at a distance / J. Clerk Maxwell --
Alcohols from flint and quartz / Emerson Reynolds --
Spectra of polarized light / W. Spottiswoode --
Evaporation and diffusion / William Odling --
(1874) Combinations of colour by means of polarized light / W. Spottiswoode --
Sea Waves / Charles Watkins Merrifield --
(1875) Acoustic reversibility / J. Tyndall --
Dissipation of energy / Lord Rayleigh --
Action of heat on coloured liquids / Walter Noel Hartley --
New determinations of the velocity of light / A. Cornu --
Copper-zinc couple and its effects; Notes of Professor Gladstone's fifth lecture on chemical force --
(1876) Mechanical action of light / W. Crookes --
Action of light on Selenium / C. William Siemens --
Paraffins and their alcohols / William Odling --
Methods of chemical decomposition as illustrated by water / J. H. Gladstone --
Recent discoveries about Vanadium / H. E. Roscoe --
(1877) Vortex motion / Osborne Reynolds --
Solid water / Frederick Guthrie --
Matter and ether / John Fletcher Moulton --
Influence of chemical constitution on the refraction of light / J. H. Gladstone --
Experiments with a great induction coil / W. Spottiswoode. Volume 3. (1878) Explanation of certain acoustical phenomena / Lord Rayleigh --
Experiments in electro-photometry / James Dewar --
Nocturne in black and yellow / W. Spottiswoode --
Effects of stress on the magnetism of Iron, Cobalt, and Nickel / Sir William Thomson --
Liquefaction of gases / James Dewar --
(1879) New Chemical Industry, established by M. Camille Vincent / H. E. Roscoe --
Sorting demon of Maxwell / Sir William Thomson --
Molecular physics in high vacua / William Crookes --
Optical study of the elasticity of solid bodies / A. Cornu --
Spectroscopic investigation / James Dewar --
(1880) Investigations at high temperatures / James Dewar --
(1881) Phenomena of the electric discharge with 14,400 Chloride of Silver cells / Warren De La Rue --
Teachings of modern spectroscopy / Arthur Schuster --
Elasticity viewed as possibly a mode of motion / Sir William Thomson --
Selenium and its applications to the Photophone and Telephotography / Shelford Bidwell --
Conversion of radiant heat into sound / J. Tyndall --
Indigo, and its artificial production / H. E. Roscoe --
Origin and identity of spectra / James Dewar --
(1882) Spectrum analysis in the infra red of the spectrum / Captain W. de W. Abney --
Matter and magneto-electric action / W. Spottiswoode --
(1883) Size of atoms / Sir William Thomson --
Ultra-violet spectra of the elements / George D. Liveing --
Thoughts on radiation, theoretical and practical / J. Tyndall --
(1884) Theory of magnetism / D. E. Hughes --
Two manners of motion of water / Osborne Reynolds --
Volta-electric and magneto-electric induction / Willoughby Smith --
Researches on liquefied gases / James Dewar --
(1885) Liquid films / A. W. Rucker --
(1886) Capillary attraction / Sir William Thomson --
Experiments showing Dilatancy, a property of Granular Material, possibly connected with Gravitation / Osborne Reynolds --
On recent progress in the coal-tar industry / Sir Henry E. Roscoe --
On dissociation temperatures with special reference to pyrotechnical questions / Frederick Siemens --
Suspended crystallisation / John Millar Thomson --
(1887) Genesis of the elements / William Crookes --
Sunlight colours / Captain W. de W. Abney --
On the colours of thin plates / Lord Rayleigh --
Light as a analytic agent / James Dewar --
Rolling contact of bodies / H. S. Hele Shaw --
(1888) Diffraction of sound / Lord Rayleigh --
Electrical influence machines / James Wimshurst --
Phosphorescence and ozone / James Dewar --
(1889) Electrostatic measurement / Sir William Thomson --
Electrical stress / A. W. Rucker --
Discharge of a Leyden Jar / Oliver Lodge --
Iridescent crystals / Lord Rayleigh --
Aluminum / Sir Henry Roscoe --
Optical properties of oxygen and ozone / James Dewar --
Optical torque / Silvanus P. Thompson --
Attempt to apply to chemistry one of the principles of Newton's Natural Philosophy / D. Mendeleeff --
Quartz fibres / C. V. Boys. Volume 4. (1890) Scientific work of Joule / James Dewar --
Magnetic phenomena / Shelford Bidwell --
Glow of Phosphorus / T. E. Thorpe --
Electromagnetic radiation / G. F. Fitz Gerald --
Foam / Lord Rayleigh --
Photographic image / Raphael Meldoza --
(1891) Rejuvenescence of crystals / John W. Judd --
Some applications of photography / Lord Rayleigh --
Electro-magnetic repulsion / J. A. Fleming --
Electric and magnetic screening / Sir William Thomson --
Liquids and gases / W. Ramsey --
Crystallisation / G. D. Liveing --
Molecular process in magnetic induction / J. A. Ewing --
Rate of explosions in gases / Harold B. Dixon --
Faraday centenary: H.R.H. / The Prince of Wales and James Dewar --
(1892) Alternate currents of high potential and high frequency / Nikola Tesla --
Optical projection / Sir David Salomons --
Motion of the Ether near the Earth / Oliver Lodge --
Metallic Carbonyls / Ludwig Mond --
Magnetic properties of liquid oxygen / James Dewar --
(1893) Liquid atmospheric air / James Dewar --
Turacin, a remarkable animal pigment containing Copper / A. H. Church --
Interference bands and their applications / Lord Rayleigh --
Study of fluid motion by means of coloured bands / Osborne Reynolds --
(1894) Scientific uses of liquid air / James Dewar --
Scientific work of Tyndall / Lord Rayleigh --
Electric discharge through gases / J. J. Thomson --
Splash of a drop and allied phenomena / A. M. Worthington --
Work of Hertz / Oliver Lodge --
Newtonian constant of gravitation / C. Vernon Boys --
(1895) Phosphorescence and photographic action at the temperature of boiling liquid air / James Dewar --
Physical work of von Helmholtz / A. W. Rucker --
Effects of electric currents in Iron on its Magnetisation / John Hopkinson --
Absolute measurement of electrical resistance / J. Viriamu Jones --
(1896) More about Argon / Lord Rayleigh --
New researches on liquid air / James Dewar Colour photography / G. Lippmann --
Electric shadows and luminescence / Silvanus P. Thompson --
Hysteresis / J. A. Ewing --
Electric and magnetic research at low temperatures / J. A. Fleming. Volume 5. (1897) Properties of liquid oxygen / James Dewar --
Electro-magnetic radiation and the polarisation of the electric ray / Jagadis Chunder Bose --
Source of light in flames / Arthur Smithells --
Cathode rays / J. J. Thomson --
Contact electricity of metals / Lord Kelvin --
Le Fluor / Henri Moissan --
(1898) Theory of colour vision applied to modern colour photography / Captain Abney --
Some new studies in cathode and rontgen radiations / Alan A. Campbell Swinton --
Some recent results of physico-chemical injury / T. E. Thorpe --
Liquid air as an analytic agent / James Dewar --
Magneto-optic rotation and its explanation by a gyrostatic medium / Andrew Gray --
Recent experiments on certain of the chemical elements in relation to heat / W. A. Tilden --
Some experiments with the telephone / Lord Rayleigh --
(1899) Liquid hydrogen / James Dewar --
Motion of a perfect liquid / H. S. Hele-Shaw --
Coherers / Oliver Lodge --
Measuring extreme temperatures / H. L. Callendar --
Transparency and opacity / Lord Rayleigh --
Pictures produced on photographic plates in the dark / William James Russell --
Magnetic perturbations of the spectral lines / Thomas Preston --
Commemoration lectures / Lord Rayleigh, James Crichton Browne and James Dewar --
(1900) Flight / Lord Rayleigh --
Recent studies in gravitation / John H. Poynting --
Solid hydrogen / James Dewar --
Nineteenth century clouds over the Dynamical Theory of heat and light / Lord Kelvin --
(1901) Gases at the beginning and end of the century / James Dewar --
Electric waves / Gerald Molloy --
Some recent work of diffusion / Horace T. Brown --
Polish / Lord Rayleigh --
Existence of bodies smaller than atoms / J. J. Thomson --
Response of inorganic matter to mechanical and electrical stimulus / Jagadis Chunder Bose --
Aims of the National Physical Laboratory / Richard T. Glazebrook --
Low temperature research at the Royal Institution, 1983-1900 / Agnes M. Clerke --
(1902) Interference of sound / Lord Rayleigh --
Ions of electrolysis / A. Crum Brown --
Musical and talking electric arcs / W. Duddell --
Sur la Radio-activite de la Matiere / H. Becquerel --
Recent developments in colouring-matters / Otto N. Witt --
Experimental researches on the constitution of crystals / A. E. Tutton --
Electronic theory of electricity / J. A. Fleming. Volume 6. (1903) Low temperature investigations / James Dewar --
Perfumes, natural and artificial / Adolf Liebmann --
Drops and surface tension / Lord Rayleigh --
Some recent investigations on electrical conduction / R. J. Strutt --
Recent advances in Stereochemistry / William J. Pope --
Le Radium / Pierre Curie --
(1904) Shadows / Lord Rayleigh --
Condensation nuclei / C. T. R. Wilson --
Motion of viscous substances / Frederick T. Trouton --
Liquid Hydrogen Calorimetry / James Dewar --
Development of the theory of electrolytic dissociation / Svante Arrhenius --
(1905) New low temperature phenomena / James Dewar --
High power microscopy / John W. Gordon --
Structure of the atom / J. J. Thomson --
Pressure due to radiation / Ernest Fox Nichols --
Development of Spectro-Chemistry / Julius Wilhelm Bruhl --
(1906) Some applications of the Theory of Electric Discharge to Spectroscopy / J. J. Thomson --
Electric production of Nitrates from the atmosphere / Silvanus P. Thompson --
Passage of electricity through liquids / W. C. Dampier Whetham --
Recent progress in Magneto-Optics / P. Zeeman --
Studies on charcoal and liquid air / James Dewar --
(1907) Rays of positive electricity / J. J. Thomson --
Studies in High Vacua and Helium at low temperatures / James Dewar --
(1908) Centenary of Davy's Discovery of the Metals of the Alkalis / T. E. Thorpe --
Recent researches in Radio-activity / Ernest Rutherford --
Ether of space / Oliver Lodge --
Explosive combustion, with special reference to that of Hydrocarbons / William Arthur Bone --
Carriers of positive electricity / J. J. Thomson --
Scientific work of William Thomson (Lord Kelvin) / Joseph Larmor --
Nadir of temperature and allied problems / James Dewar --
Low temperature research at the Royal Institution 1900-1907 / Henry E. Armstrong. Volume 7. (1909) Electrical properties of flame / Harold Albert Wilson --
Osmotic phenomena and their modern physical interpretation / H. L. Callendar --
Experiments at high temperatures and pressures / Richard Threlfall --
Electrical striations / J. J. Thomson --
Tantalum and its industrial applications / Alexander Siemens --
Recent advances in our knowledge of Silicon and of its relations to organised structures / J. Emerson Reynolds --
Problems of Helium and Radium / James Dewar --
(1910) Light reactions at low temperatures / James Dewar --
Colours of sea and sky / Lord Rayleigh --
Ionisation of gases and chemical change / H. Brereton Baker --
Dynamics of a golf ball / J. J. Thomson --
Chemical significance of Crystal Structure / William J. Pope --
(1911) Chemical and physical change at low temperature / James Dewar --
Radioactivity as a Kinetic Theory of a Fourth State of Matter / William H. Bragg --
Mouvement Brownien et Grandeurs Moleculaires / Jean Perrin --
New Method of chemical analysis / J. J. Thomson --
New organic compounds of Nitrogen / Martin O. Forster --
Recent experiments with invisible light / R. W. Wood --
(1912) Heat problems / James Dewar --
Very high temperatures / John Allen Duddell --
(1913) Some further applications of the method of positive rays / J. J. Thomson --
Active Nitrogen / R. J. Strutt --
Photography of the paths of particles ejected from atoms / C. T.R. Wilson --
Great advance in Crystallography / A. E. H. Tutton --
Spectroscope in organic chemistry / James J. Dobbie --
Applications of polarized light / Thomas Martin Lowry --
(1914) Coming of age of the "Vacuum Flask" / James Dewar --
Production of Neon and Helium by the electric discharge / J. Norman Collie --
Surface combustion / W. A. Bone --
Fluid motions / Lord Rayleigh --
X-rays and Crystalline Structure / William H. Bragg --
(1915) Problems of Hydrogen and the Rare Gases / James Dewar --
Experiments on Slow Cathode Rays / J. J. Thomson --
Electrons and heat / O. W. Richardson --
Radiations from exploding atoms / Ernest Rutherford. Volume 8. (1916) Problems in Capillarity / James Dewar --
Mechanism of chemical change in living organisms / W. M. Bayliss --
Spectra of Hydrogen and Helium / A. Fowler --
Genesis and absorption of X-rays / J. J. Thomson --
X-rays, atomic structure, electromagnetic radiation / C. G. Barkla --
(1917) Soap bubbles of long duration / James Dewar --
Recent developments of molecular physics / J. H. Jeans --
Radioactive Haloes / John Joly --
Complexity of the chemical elements / Frederick Soddy --
(1918) Studies of liquid films / James Dewar --
Motions of Ions in Gases / John S. Townsend --
Gravitation and the Principle of Relativity / A. S. Eddington --
Vibrations: Mechanical, musical and electrical / Edwin H. Barton --
(1919) Ether and matter: Being remarks on Inertia, and on Radiation, and on the possible structure of atoms / Oliver J. Lodge --
Energy distribution in Spectra / John W. Nicholson --
Atomic projectiles and their collisions with light atoms / Ernest Rutherford --
(1920) Low temperature studies / James Dewar --
Researches at high pressures and temperatures / Charles Parsons --
Blue sky and the optical properties of air / Lord Rayleigh --
Crystal structure / W. Lawrence Bragg --
(1921) Isotopes and atomic weights / F. W. Aston --
Electrosynthesis in organic chemistry / James Walker --
Elasticity / A. Mallock --
Absolute measurements of sound / Arthur Gordon Webster --
(1922) Problems in the variability of Spectra / Thomas R. Merton --
Vitamin problems / Arthur Harden --
Structure of organic crystals / Sir William Bragg --
(1923) Soap films as detectors: Stream lines and sound / James Dewar --
Origins of the conception of Isotopes / Frederick Soddy --
Gaseous combustion at high pressures: new experiments / William A. Bone --
Some new effects of alternating magnetism / W. M. Mordey --
Radiation of light / Hendrik Antoon Lorentz --
Life history of an Alpha Particle from Radium / Ernest Rutherford. Volume 9. (1924) Recent research on Crystalline Structure / Sir William Bragg --
Scattering of X-Rays / Sir William Bragg --
Nucleus of the atom / Sir Ernest Rutherford --
Colours, stains, and dyes / Jocelyn Field Thorpe --
Glow of Phosphorus / Lord Rayleigh --
(1925) Investigation of the properties of thin films by means of X-Rays / Sir William Bragg --
Sugars from the standpoint of the organic chemist / Sir James C. Irvine --
Soaps and the Theory of Colloids / J. W. McBain --
Studies of Atomic Nuclei / Sir Ernest Rutherford --
Crystalline Structure of inorganic salts / W. L. Bragg --
Recent developments in the Theory of Magnetism / Charles G. Darwin --
Faraday as a chemist / Sir William J. Pope --
(1926) Films / Sir William B. Hardy --
Chemistry of red and blue colouring matters of flowers / Robert Robinson --
Luminous discharge through Rare Gases / Richard Whiddington --
(1927) Tyndall's experiments of Magne-Crystallic Action / Sir William Bragg --
Some colouring agents in glasses and glazes / Sir Herbert Jackson --
Rigidity and other anomalies in Colloidal Solutions / Emil Hatschek --
(1928) Photo-electricity / Sir William Bragg --
Photosynthesis / E. C. C. Baly --
Quantum and relativity theories of light / Edmund T. Whittaker --
Waves of an electron / George P. Thomson --
(1929) Further progress in Crystal analysis / Sir William Bragg --
Chemiluminescence / Eric K. Rideal --
Infra-Red Spectra / Sir Robert Robertson --
Air-pump, past and present / E. N. Da C. Andrade --
(1930) Cellulose in the Light of the X-Rays / Sir William Bragg --
Iridescent colour in nature / Lord Rayleigh --
Transmutation of matter / Sir Ernest Rutherford --
(1931) Scattering of light / Sir William Bragg --
Ultrasonics: Some properties of inaudible sound / F. Lloyd Hopwood --
Sound, sand and smoke: New Light on old problems / E. N. Da C. Andrade --
Helium and its properties / Lord Rutherford of Nelson --
Experimental aspects of Hydrogen Ion Concentration / J. C. Philip --
X-ray investigation of the structure of liquids / Sir William Bragg --
Oil and petrol from coal / C. H. Lander --
Optics of electrons / G. P. Thomson --
(1932) Uncertainty Principle in modern physics / C. G. Darwin --
Michael Faraday and electro-chemistry / Brig. General Sir Harold Hartley --
Recent researches on the Gamma Rays / Lord Rutherford of Nelson --
Electrical conductivity of metals at the lowest temperatures / J. C. M'Lennan --
(1933) Crystals of the living body / Sir William Bragg --
Photographic analysis of explosion flames / W. A. Bone --
Recent researches on transmutation of the elements / Lord Rutherford Nelson --
Shapes of molecules / N. V. Sidgwick --
Liquid crystals / Sir William Bragg. Volume 10. (1934) Surface tension / Allan Ferguson --
New Hydrogen / Lord Rutherford of Nelson --
Cosmic radiation / P. M. S. Blackett --
Elements and isotopes / F. W. Aston --
Heavy water in chemistry / M. Polanyi --
(1935) Approach to the Absolute Zero of Temperature / F. Simon --
Some experiments in gravitation and magnetism / A. O. Rankine --
Neutron and radioactive transformations / Lord Rutherford of Nelson --
Synthesis of a natural colouring matter / Robert Robinson --
(1936) Sensitising dyes and their application to scientific photography / C. E. K. Mees --
Electric properties of crystals (I) / Sir William Bragg --
Structures and forces in colloidal systems / H. Freundlich --
Electric properties of crystals (II) / Sir William Bragg --
Whirlpools and vortices / E. N. da C. Andrade --
Optical contact / Lord Rayleigh --
(1937) Recent crystallography / Sir William Bragg --
Pigments associated with the fatty tissues of plants and animals / I. M. Heilbron --
Electron diffraction and surface structure / G. I. Finch --
Transmutation of heavy elements / Lord Rutherford of Nelson --
Synthesis of large molecules / H. Mark --
Clay / Sir William Bragg --
Science and the unobservable / H. Dingle --
Iodine / Irvine Masson --
(1938) Ice / Sir William Bragg --
Nature of chemical reactivity / H. W. Melville --
Combination tones in sound and light / Sir William Bragg --
Properties and structure of protein films / Irving Langmuir --
(1939) Structure of proteins / J. D. Bernal --
Liquid films / Sir William Bragg --
Magnets / W. L. Bragg --
New phenomena in liquid Helium / J. D. Cockcroft.
Series Title: Royal Institution library of science.
Responsibility: Edited by Sir William Lawrence Bragg and George Porter.

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The discourses cover physics and chemistry and are either in the form of a descriptive abstract or in the complete text. the eighty-nine years covered encompass a span of time which saw a change from classical physics to new physics and the emergence of the basic concepts of structural organic chemistry and valency.

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   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Place/barking_eng> ; # Barking, Eng.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/500.208/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/853344> ; # Chemistry
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Topic/chemie> ; # Chemie
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Topic/natuurkunde> ; # Natuurkunde
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063025> ; # Physics
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "1970" ;
   schema:description "The discourses cover physics and chemistry and are either in the form of a descriptive abstract or in the complete text. the eighty-nine years covered encompass a span of time which saw a change from classical physics to new physics and the emergence of the basic concepts of structural organic chemistry and valency."@en ;
   schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/49306596> ; # Sir William Lawrence Bragg
   schema:editor <http://viaf.org/viaf/94485112> ; # George Porter
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/365276541> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Series/the_royal_institution_library_of_science> ; # The Royal Institution library of science
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Series/royal_institution_library_of_science> ; # Royal Institution library of science.
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607807748> ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/594192931> ;
   schema:name "Physical sciences."@en ;
   schema:productID "81426" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/81426#PublicationEvent/barking_eng_elsevier_pub_co_1970> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Agent/elsevier_pub_co> ; # Elsevier Pub. Co.
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780444200488> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/81426> ;
    .


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    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Elsevier Pub. Co." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Series/royal_institution_library_of_science> # Royal Institution library of science.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/81426> ; # Physical sciences.
   schema:name "Royal Institution library of science." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/365276541#Series/the_royal_institution_library_of_science> # The Royal Institution library of science
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/81426> ; # Physical sciences.
   schema:name "The Royal Institution library of science" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1063025> # Physics
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   schema:name "Physics"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/853344> # Chemistry
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Chemistry"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/49306596> # Sir William Lawrence Bragg
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1890" ;
   schema:deathDate "1971," ;
   schema:familyName "Bragg" ;
   schema:givenName "William Lawrence" ;
   schema:name "Sir William Lawrence Bragg" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/94485112> # George Porter
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1920" ;
   schema:deathDate "2002," ;
   schema:familyName "Porter" ;
   schema:givenName "George" ;
   schema:name "George Porter" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780444200488>
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   schema:isbn "0444200487" ;
   schema:isbn "9780444200488" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/594192931>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Physical sciences." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/81426> ; # Physical sciences.
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607807748>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
   rdfs:label "Physical sciences." ;
   schema:description "Online version:" ;
   schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/81426> ; # Physical sciences.
    .


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