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Quantum for Pressure



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


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.
Nature Physics


Pressure, Primary Standard, Quantum, Evangelista Torricelli, Mercury, Manometer, Barometer, Measurement, Optical Cavity
Created January 5, 2018, Updated August 21, 2019