As a unit of resistance, the international ohm, which is based upon the ohm equal to 10" units of resistance of the CGS system of electromagnetic units, and is represented by the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury... Nature - Page 124edited by - 1893Full view - About this book
| United States Naval Institute - Marine engineering - 1895
...of resistance of the centimetergram-second system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** 14.4521 grams in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area, and of the length of 106.3 cm. (2) The unit... | |
| Alfred Payson Gage - Physics - 1895 - 634 pages
...quotations from this act. " The unit of resistance, known as the international ohm, shall be represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** fourteen and four thousand five hundred and twenty-one ten thousandths gratns in mass, of a constant... | |
| History, Modern - 1895
...of resistance of the centimetre-gram-second system of electromagnetic units, and is represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** fourteen and four thousand five hundred and twenty-one ten-thousandths grams in mass, of a constant... | |
| Naval art and science - 1895
...of resistance of the centlmetergram-second system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** 14.4521 grams in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area, and of the length of 106.3 cm. (2) The unit... | |
| U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - 1895
...resistance of the centimetre-granime-seeoud system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** 14*4521 grammes in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area and of the leiight of 106'3cni. As a unit... | |
| English periodicals - 1895
...1890, was presented in July 1891, and contained the following recommendations among others : — " **4. That the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury** of a constant cross sectional nrea of one square millimetre and of a length of 106'3 centimetres, at... | |
| United States Department of State - Session laws - 1895
...Henry. Details to be pub Habed. ¡inns, and is represented by the resistance offered to an tm varying **electric current by a .column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** fourteen and four thousand five hundred and twenty-one ten-thousandths grams in mass, of a constant... | |
| Henry Smith Carhart - Physics - 1896
...the energy of an electric current. The practical unit of resistance is the ohm. It is represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** 14.4521 grammes in mass, of a constant crosssectional area and of a length of 106.3 centimetres. This... | |
| George Carey Foster, Edmund Atkinson - Electricity - 1896 - 576 pages
...of the Okm. [§ 385States. In an Order in Council of 1894, the ohm is stated to be " represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** 14.4521 grammes in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area, and of a length of 106.3 centimetres."... | |
| Smithsonian Institution, Thomas Gray - Physics - 1896 - 301 pages
...equal to 10° units of resistance of the CGS system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented by **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice** 14.4521 grammes in mass, of a constant crosssectional area and of the length of 106.3 centimetres.... | |
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