How many barn in 1 square micrometer?
The answer is 1.0E+16.
We assume you are converting between barn and square micrometre.
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The SI derived unit for area is the square meter.
1 square meter is equal to 1.0E+28 barn, or 1000000000000 square micrometer.
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A barn is a unit of area, abbreviated mostly as "bn", equal to 10^{-28} m^{2}. Although not an official SI unit, it is widely used by nuclear physicists, since it is convenient for expressing the cross sectional area of nuclei and nuclear reactions. A barn is approximately equal to the area of a uranium nucleus.

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