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A003676 Decimal expansion of the Planck constant h (Joule * second).
(Formerly M4057)
38
6, 6, 2, 6, 0, 7, 0, 1, 5 (list; constant; graph; refs; listen; history; text; internal format)
OFFSET

-33,1

COMMENTS

From Raphie Frank, Dec 17 2012: (Start)

There are at least five different methods of determining Planck's constant (h). Listed below are the best estimate CODATA values for each of these five methods as of December 2012.

6.6260657(88)*10^(-34) J*s - Faraday Constant method.

6.6260678(27)*10^(-34) J*s - Josephson Constant method.

6.62606889(23)*10^(-34) J*s - Watt Balance method.

6.6260724(57)*10^(-34) J*s - Magnetic resonance method.

6.6260745(19)*10^(-34) J*s - X-ray crystal density method. (End)

The latest definition is that the Planck constant h is exactly 6.62607015*10^(-34) J*s, according to the ISO standard (effective on May 20th, 2019). h is one of the seven 1990 SI units, see the second BIPM link and A322415. - Ralf Steiner, Dec 17 2018 and Wolfdieter Lang, Feb 12 2019

REFERENCES

H. J. Fischbeck and K. Fischbeck, Formulas. Facts and Constants, Springer-Verlag, NY, 2nd ed., 1987.

K. R. Lang, Astrophysical Data: Planets and Stars, Springer-Verlag, NY, 1991.

N. J. A. Sloane and Simon Plouffe, The Encyclopedia of Integer Sequences, Academic Press, 1995 (includes this sequence).

LINKS

Table of n, a(n) for n=-33..-25.

BIPM, On the revision of the SI, BIPM, Nov 11 2018.

BIPM, On the revision of the International System of Units (SI), BIPM, Nov 13-16 2018.

Gavin Clarke, "Glorious silicon globes could hold key to elusive PERFECT kilogram", The Register, Nov 20 2012.

NIST Physics Laboratory, Planck constant

James Stein, "Planck's Constant: The Number That Rules Technology, Reality, and Life", NOVA's Physics blog, Oct 24 2011.

Eric Weisstein, World of Physics, Planck's Constant

Wikipedia, Planck's constant

Wikipedia, Redefinition of SI base units

EXAMPLE

Planck constant h = 6.62607015 * 10^{-34) J * s.  J (Joule) = kg m^2 s^(-1).

CROSSREFS

Cf. A230458 (Δν_{Cs}), A003678 (c), A081823 (e), A070063 (k), A078300, A078301, A078302, A322415.

Sequence in context: A254245 A218387 A178857 * A033259 A212298 A064926

Adjacent sequences:  A003673 A003674 A003675 * A003677 A003678 A003679

KEYWORD

nonn,cons,fini,full

AUTHOR

N. J. A. Sloane, Mira Bernstein

EXTENSIONS

Corrected and extended by Robert G. Wilson v, Nov 21 2002

Changed the value to conform to latest measurements Robert G. Wilson v, Oct 21 2010

Updated to conform with CODATA 2010 recommended value Raphie Frank, Dec 15 2012

Updated by Omar E. Pol, Dec 11 2016

Updated by Ralf Steiner, Dec 17 2018

Update for May 20 2019 by Wolfdieter Lang, Feb 12 2019

STATUS

approved

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