General Conference on Weights and Measures Current Affairs, GK & News
On 2019 World Meterology Day, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and National Physical Laboratory (CSIR-NPL) has recently introduced redefined International System of Units for the country. The redefined systems are Kilogram (SI unit of weight), Kelvin (SI unit of temperature), Mole (SI unit of amount of substance), and Ampere (SI unit of current). ..
Topics: Assumption • Candela • General Conference on Weights and Measures • International System of Units • Kelvin • Kilogram • Measurement • Mole • Redefinition of the SI base units • SI base units • Systems of units • Unit of measurement
The World Metrology Day is observed every year on 20 May, which commemorates anniversary of signing of Metre Convention in 1875. About World Metrology Day Background: The day commemorates anniversary of signing of the international treaty called Metre Convention in Paris on 20 May 1875, by which International Bureau of Weights and Measures (BIPM) was ..
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2019
Category: Important Days & Events Current Affairs
Topics: 20 May • Bureau of Weights and Measures • General Conference on Weights and Measures • International System of Units • Metre Convention • SI Units • The Metre Convention • Treaty of the Metre • WMD 2019 • World Metrology Day • World Metrology Day 2019