Quantum for Pressure

Published: January 05, 2018

Author(s)

Jay H. Hendricks, Patrick F. Egan, Jacob E. Ricker, Jack A. Stone Jr., Kevin O. Douglass, Gregory F. Strouse

Abstract

A team of NIST scientists is working to fundamentally change the way that the unit of pressure is realized and disseminated, an effort that will lead to the elimination of mercury barometer pressure standards.
Citation: Nature Physics
Pub Type: Journals

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Keywords

Pressure, Primary Standard, Quantum, Evangelista Torricelli, Mercury, Manometer, Barometer, Measurement, Optical Cavity
Created January 05, 2018, Updated August 21, 2019