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TomLikesPhysics

  • 3 years ago

Is there a unit that is named after a woman/female scientist? I once heard that there is none but perhaps somebody knows one? After all, there are a lot.

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  1. NoelGreco
    • 3 years ago
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    1 Ci = 3.7 × 10^10 decays per second. Radioactive decay

  2. TomLikesPhysics
    • 3 years ago
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    I heard that unit was named after Pierre Currie and not his wife. Wikipedia says it was named after them both.

  3. NoelGreco
    • 3 years ago
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    It's named after both of them.

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