H. Hertz: 'The electrostatic and electromagnetic properties of the cathode rays are either nil or very feeble.' (1883) a case-study of an experimental error

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)367-382
Number of pages16
JournalStudies in History and Philosophy of Science
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1987
Externally publishedYes

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Acknowledgements - 1 am grateful to Prof. H. Post for his critical remarks and to Prof. A. Franklin for valuable comments. I should like to acknowledge the financial assistance I have received from the British Academy in support of this study.

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • History
  • History and Philosophy of Science

Cite this