[Top][All Lists]

[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next][Date Index][Thread Index]

[h5md-user] Units Module Question

From: Konrad Hinsen
Subject: [h5md-user] Units Module Question
Date: Sat, 10 May 2014 14:46:04 +0200

Hart, David Blaine writes:

 > I want to convert “Kcal mol-1 Å-1” into “J mol-1 m-1”, which leads me to 
 > want to
 > use the unit string “4.184 10+10 J mol-1 m-1”. But I’m not sure that’s 
 > valid. But
 > is seems weird that it would be invalid since there are so many numeric 
 > conversion
 > factors that are multiplied by a factor of ten, like “1.602e-19 C” written as
 > “1.602 10-19 C”.
 > This isn’t a big deal, since the SI prefixes can usually make it so that the
 > decimal only has to be shifted one or two places in the numeric factor, but I
 > thought I’d mention it.

How about “4.184e10 J mol-1 m-1” ?

Konrad Hinsen
Centre de Biophysique Moléculaire, CNRS Orléans
Synchrotron Soleil - Division Expériences
Saint Aubin - BP 48
91192 Gif sur Yvette Cedex, France
Tel. +33-1 69 35 97 15
E-Mail: research AT khinsen DOT fastmail DOT net
ORCID: http://orcid.org/0000-0003-0330-9428
Twitter: @khinsen

reply via email to

[Prev in Thread] Current Thread [Next in Thread]