Acceleration

From Bioblast
Jump to: navigation, search
Bioblasts - Richard Altmann and MiPArt by Odra Noel
MitoPedia         Terms and abbreviations         Concepts and methods         MitoPedia: SUIT         MiP and biochemistry         Preprints and history



MitoPedia

Acceleration

Description

Acceleration, a, is the change of velocity over time [m·s-2].

a = dv/dt

The symbol g is used for acceleration of free fall. The standard acceleration of free fall is defined as gn = 9.80665 [m·s-2].

Abbreviation: a, g [m·s-2]

Reference: Cohen 2008 IUPAC Green Book


MitoPedia concepts: Ergodynamics