›› Measurement unit: microohm

Full name: microohm

Plural form: microohms

Symbol: ยตΩ

Alternate spelling: microhms

Category type: electric resistance

Scale factor: 1.0E-6


›› SI unit: ohm

The SI derived unit for electric resistance is the ohm.
1 ohm is equal to 1000000 microohm.


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›› Definition: Microohm

The SI prefix "micro" represents a factor of 10-6, or in exponential notation, 1E-6.

So 1 microohm = 10-6 ohms.

The definition of a ohm is as follows:

The ohm (symbol: Ω) is the SI unit of electrical impedance or, in the direct current case, electrical resistance, named after Georg Ohm. It is defined as the resistance between two points of a conductor when a constant potential difference of 1 volt, applied to these points, produces in the conductor a current of 1 ampere, the conductor not being the seat of any electromotive force.


›› Sample conversions: microohm

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