The Quantum SI - Towards the New Systems of Units

Journal title

Metrology and Measurement Systems




No 2


Divisions of PAS

Nauki Techniczne


Polish Academy of Sciences Committee on Metrology and Scientific Instrumentation




ISSN 0860-8229


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