The Giorgi (M.K.S.) System of Units


SEVERAL years ago, Prof. Giovanni Giorgi, professor of mathematical physics in the University of Palermo, proposed a new system of electrical units. At a meeting of a section of the Advisory Committee on Nomenclature of the International Electrochemical Commission in October last, a resolution was passed inviting national committees to express their opinions on the extension of the series of practical units at present employed in electrotechnics in the direction of Prof. Giorgi's system.


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    NATURE, 130, 368, Sept. 3, 1932.

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