A Review of Powell's Papers Relative to the Stokes-Challis Controversy on Aberration [Milnes_TothMaatRev_v5n2(1986)2545-2549.PDF]
Milnes, Harold Willis
© Toth-Maatian Review — Dr. T. E. Phipps, Jr. gift
Stokes, Challis, Powell, Bradley, Young, de Sitter, stellar aberration, ether drag
These papers report the contentions between Challis and Stokes, which were apparently verbal before a meeting of the Philosophical Society, relative to whether aether is represented by an exact differential equation or not.