simionx.Constants - Various physical constants

SYNOPSIS

local C = require "simionx.Constants"
print(C.SPEED_OF_LIGHT_M_S) --> 299792458

DESCRIPTION

This module provides various physical constants.

Unless otherwise stated, these values are from CODATA2010[1]. CODATA1986, CODATA1998, CODATA2002, CODATA2006, CODATA2010, and CODATA2014 values are also in subtables.

The notation X = 1.234  -- (56) means X = 1.234 +- 0.056.

See also Physical Constants.

Note

This page is abridged from the full SIMION 8.1.1 "Supplemental Documentation" (Help file). The following additional sections can be found in the full version of this page accessible via the "Help > Supplemental Documentation" menu in SIMION 8.1.1:
  • INTERFACE

REFERENCES

CODATA

Note

This page is abridged from the full SIMION 8.1.1 "Supplemental Documentation" (Help file). The following additional sections can be found in the full version of this page accessible via the "Help > Supplemental Documentation" menu in SIMION 8.1.1:
  • CHANGES

SOURCE

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version: 20110628