Dyne per square centimeter conversions

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dyne per square centimeter (unit of pressure), pl. dynes per square centimeter, abbr. dyn/cm2

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About dyne per square centimeter

The dyne per square centimeter is a unit of pressure equal to 0.1 pascals (1 dyn/cm2 = 0.1 Pa), the SI derived unit of pressure.

The dyne per square centimeter (dyn/cm2) is also equal to 0.001 hectopascals (hPa), or 0.0001 kilopascals (kPa), or about 9.86923267 × 10-7 atmospheres (atm), or 10-6 bars (bar), or 7.50062 × 10-4 millimeters of mercury at 0 °C (mmHg), or 0.000401463 inches of water at 4 °C (inH2O), or 1.45038 × 10-5 pounds per square inch (psi), or 2.088543 × 10-3 pounds per square foot (psf) or 7.50062 × 10-4 torr (Torr).

The dyne per square centimeter is the pressure that results when a force of one dyne is applied (uniformly and perpendicularly) on a surface of one square centimeter. The dyne (dyn) is a unit of force in the centimetre-gram-second (CGS) system of units while the square centimeter (cm2) is a unit of area in the SI.

Symbol: dyn/cm2

Plural: dynes per square centimeter

Also known as: dyne per square centimetre (plural: dynes per square centimetre, Int. spelling)

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