National Physical Laboratory, Hampton Road, Teddington, Middlesex, TW11 0LW, UK
In anticipation of the redefinition of the kilogram in terms of Planck's Constant in 2018, this meeting will look back at the beginnings of the metric system, and at the evolution of metrology in mass, time, temperature and resistance measurement since that time.
Event type: Conference
Organised by: IOP History of Physics Group, IOP South Central Branch and the British Society for the History of Science
Contact details: Dr Jim Grozier