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
| Francis Bacon Crocker - Electric lighting - 1896
...of resistance of the centimeter-gram-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** fourteen and four thousand five hundred and twenty-one ten-thousandths (14.4521) grams in mass, of... | |
| George Carey Foster, Edmund Atkinson - Electricity - 1896 - 552 pages
...of the Ohm. [§ 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."... | |
| Mathematics - 1905
...ohm which has the value 109 in terms of the centimetre, and the second of time, 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 a length 106 '3 centims.," is one... | |
| Alfred Payson Gage - Physics - 1896 - 374 pages
...barrier are called insulators. The unit of resistance is called the ohm. The international ohm is " **the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice,** 14.421 grams in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area, and of the length of 106.3 centimeters "... | |
| Henry James Chaney - Weights and measures - 1897 - 163 pages
...resistance should be denominated the ohm, and should have the value 1,000,000,000 iu terms of the centimetre **and second. 4. That the resistance offered to an unvarying...current by a column of mercury at the temperature of** meltiug ice 14-4521 grammes in mass of a constant cross sectional area, and of a length of 106-3 centimetres... | |
| Thomas O'Conor Sloane - Electric engineering - 1897 - 682 pages
...equal to io9 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 cross-sectional area, and of the length of 1o6.3 centimeters.... | |
| Henry Smith Carhart, Horatio Nelson Chute - Physics - 1897 - 382 pages
...Congress of Electricians in Chicago, August 21, 1893, as follows : The international ohm 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 length 106.3 centimetres. 349.... | |
| John A. Roebling's Sons Company - Electric cables - 1897 - 73 pages
...equal to 109 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** 14.452 1 grams in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area and of the length of 106.3 centimeters.... | |
| William Edward Ayrton - Electricity - 1897 - 643 pages
...resistance should be denominated the ohm, and should have the value 1,000,000,000 in terms of the centimetre **and second. " 4. That the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury** of a constant cross-sectional area of one square millimetre, and of a length of 106-3 centimetres,... | |
| William Edward Ayrton - Electricity - 1897 - 643 pages
...resistance should be denominated the ohm, and should have the value 1,000,000,000 in terms of the centimetre **and second. "4. That the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current by a column of** morcury of a constant cross-sectional area of one square millimetre, and of a length of 100 -3 centimetres,... | |
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