CONTENTS.
I. On the Newtonian Constant of Gravitation. By C.V. BOYS, A.R.S.M., F.R.S., Assistant Professor of Physics, Royal College of Science, South Kensington
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II. On the Photographic Spectrum of the Great Nebula in Orion. By J. NORMAN LOCKYER, C.B., F.R.S.
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III. Propagation of Magnetization of Iron as affected by the Electric Currents in the Iron. By J. HOPKINSON, F.R.S., and E. WILSON
93
IV. On the Dynamical Theory of Incompressible Viscous Fluids and the Determination of the Criterion. By OSBORNE REYNOLDS, M.A., LL.D., F.R.S., Professor of Engineering in Owens College, Manchester
123
V. On a Method of Determining the Thermal Conductivity of Metals, with Applications to Copper, Silver, Gold, and Platinum. By JAMES H. GRAY, M.A., B.Sc., late "1851 Exhibition" Scholar, Glasgow University. Communicated by Lord KELVIN, P.R.S.
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VI. Argon, a New Constituent of the Atmosphere. By Lord RAYLEIGHT, Sec. R.S., and Professor WILLIAM RAMSAY, F.R.S.
187
VII. On the Spectra of Argon. By WILLIAM CROOKES, F.R.S., &c.
243
VIII. The Liquefaction and Solidification of Argon. By Dr. K. OLSZEWSKI, Professor of Chemistry in the University of Cracow. Communicated by Professor WILLIAM RAMSAY, F.R.S.
253
IX. The Latent Heat of Evaporation of Water. By E. H. GRIFFITHS, M.A., Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge. Communicated by R.T. GLAZEBROOK, F.R.S.
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X. Contributions to the Mathematical Theory of Evolution. -II. Skew Variation in Homogeneous Material. By KARL PEARSON, University College, London. Communicated by Professor HENRICI, F.R.S.
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XI. A Determination of the Specific Heat of Water in Terms of the International Electric Units. By ARTHUR SCHUSTER, F.R.S., Langworthy Professor of Physics at the Owens College, Manchester, and WILLIAM GANNON, M.A., Exhibition (1851) Scholar, Queen's College, Galway
415
XII. The Oscillations of a Rotating Ellipsoidal Shell containing Eluid. By S. S. HOUGH, B.A., St. John's College, Cambridge. Communicated by Sir ROBERT S. BALL, F.R.S.
469
XIII. On the Velocities of the Ions. By W. C. DAMPIER WHETHAM, M.A., Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. Communicated by Professor J. J. THOMSON, F.R.S.
507
XIV. On the Singular Solutions of Simultaneous Ordinary Differential Equations and the Theory of Congruencies. By A. C. DIXON, M.A., Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, Professor of Mathematics in Queen's College, Galway. Communicated by J. W. L. GLAISHER, Sc.D., F.R.S.
523
XV. On the Ratio of the Specific Heats of Some Compound Gases. By J. W. CAPSTICK, M.A., D.Sc., Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge. Communicated by Professor J. J. THOMSON, F.R.S.
567
XVI. Iron and Steel at Welding Temperatures. By T. WRIGHTSON, M.P., Memb. Inst. C.E. Communicated by Professor ROBERTS-AUSTEN, C.B., F.R.S.
593
XVII. The Complete System of the Periods of a Hollow Vortex Ring. By H.C. POCKLINGTON, B.A., Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge. Communicated by JOSEPH LARMOR, F.R.S.
603
XVIII. On the Magnetic Rotation of the Plane of Polarization of Light in Liquids. -Part I. Carbon Bisulphide and Water. By J. W. RODGER, Assoc. R.C.S., Demonstrator of Chemistry, and W.WATSON, B.Sc., Assoc. R.C.S., Demonstrator of Physics, the Royal College of Science, London. Communicated by Professor A. W. RÜCKER, F.R.S.
621
XIX. On the Occlusion of Oxygen and Hydrogen by Platinum Black.-Part I. By LUDWIG MOND, F.R.S., WILLIAM RAMSAY, Ph.D., F.R.S., and JOHN SHIELDS, D.Sc., Ph.D.
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XX. A Dynamical Theory of the Electric and Luminiferous Medium.-Part II. Theory of Electrons. By JOSEPH LARMOR, F.R.S., Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge
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XXI. India's Contribution to Geodesy. By General J. T. WALKER, R.E., C.B., F.R.S., LL.D., late Surveyor-General of India
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XXII. BAKERIAN LECTURE.-On the Laws of Connexion between the Conditions of a Chemical Change and its Amount.-III. Further Researches on the Reaction of Hydrogen Dioxide and Hydrogen Iodide. By A. VERNON HARCOURT, M.A., F.R.S., Pres. C.S., Student of Christ Church, and Lee's Reader in Chemistry, and WILLIAM ESSON, M.A., F.R.S., Fellow of Merton College, and Deputy Savilian Professor of Geometry in the University of Oxford
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XXIII. Theorems on the Attraction of Ellipsoids for certain Laws of Force other than the Inverse Square. By E. J. ROUTH, D.Sc., F.R.S.
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Index
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