›› Measurement unit: picohenry

Full name: picohenry

Plural form: picohenries

Symbol: pH

Alternate spelling: picohenrys

Category type: inductance

Scale factor: 1.0E-12


›› SI unit: henry

The SI derived unit for inductance is the henry.
1 henry is equal to 1000000000000 picohenry.


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›› Definition: Picohenry

The SI prefix "pico" represents a factor of 10-12, or in exponential notation, 1E-12.

So 1 picohenry = 10-12 henries.

The definition of a henry is as follows:

The henry (symbol: H) is the SI unit of inductance. It is named after Joseph Henry (1797-1878), the American scientist who discovered electromagnetic induction independently of and at about the same time as Michael Faraday (1791-1867) in England.


›› Sample conversions: picohenry

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