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" 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 124
edited by - 1893
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Philosophical Magazine

Physics - 1895
...1890, was presented in Ju'y 1891, and contained the following recommen- > dations among others : — " 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, at...
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Annual Report - National Academy of Sciences

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) - Academies and institutes - 1883
...centimeter-grani-second system of electro-magnetic units, and is represented by the resistance ottered to an unvarying electric current by a column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice fourteen and four thousand tivo hundred and twenty-one 7 ten-thousandths grams in mass, of a constant...
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Historical Studies in International Corporate Business

Alice Teichova, Maurice LÚvy-Leboyer, Helga Nussbaum - Business & Economics - 2002 - 264 pages
...held in Chicago resolved that the unit of resistance was the 'international ohm'. It was defined as the resistance offered to an unvarying electric current...column of mercury at the temperature of melting ice, 14.4211 g in mass, and of a length of 106.3cm. 20 Fundamental measurement of electrical magnitudes...
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Underground Electrictransmission & Distribution

E. B. Meyer - Technology & Engineering - 2003 - 324 pages
...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 at a temperature of melting ice, 14.4521 grams in mass, of a constant cross-sectional area, and of the...
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