The manuscript comprises 116 handwritten foolscap pages, a non-standard size these days, and was expertly scanned by Messrs Higgs of Henley-on-Thames.
The subject matter divides neatly into two major sections, Atomic Structure followed by Crystal Field Theory (the latter describing the effect of a chemical environment on both the absolute and relative energy levels of an enclosed metal atom or ion).
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No password is required, and I would like to thank the Gerratt family for expressing their approval for the display of this material.
It would be nice to think that one day the full range of Joe's more recent lecture material might possibly be brought into the public domain in the same way as this.