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Planck, units and modern metrology.

Flowers, J L; Petley, B W (2008) Planck, units and modern metrology. Annalen de Physik, 17 (2-3). pp. 101-114.

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Max Planck was an early proponent of the use of units based on fundamental constants, his particular system included one involving the Planck constant which emerged from his work on black-body radiation. In this review we discuss a number of such systems and how they have a strong interplay with modern metrology and the SI system of units.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Planck, Planck Constant, Units, Planck units
Subjects: Quantum Phenomena
Quantum Phenomena > Quantum Information Processing and Communication
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2018 13:15
URI: http://eprintspublications.npl.co.uk/id/eprint/4050

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