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IEEE 270-2006

IEEE Standard Definitions for Selected Quantities, Units, and Related Terms, with Special Attention to the International System of Units (SI)

The definitions for physical quantities and units commonly used in applied science and technology, and for related terms that concern systems of measurement, are included in this standard. Particular emphasis is placed on the International System of Units (Le Systeme International d'Unites, SI).

Sponsor Committee
SASB/SCC14 - SCC14 - Quantities, Units, and Letter Symbols
Status
Active Standard
PAR Approval
2002-09-12
Superseding
270-1966
Board Approval
2006-03-30
History
ANSI Approved:
2006-09-05
Published:
2006-09-29
Reaffirmed:
2012-12-05

Working Group Details

Society
IEEE-SASB Coordinating Committees
Sponsor Committee
SASB/SCC14 - SCC14 - Quantities, Units, and Letter Symbols
Working Group
P270_wg - P270 WG
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IEEE Program Manager
Michael Kipness
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Working Group Chair
Theodore Wildi
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