Pressure (symbol: p) is the force per unit area applied on a surface in a direction perpendicular to that surface. The unit of pressure is the Pascal (Pa), that is equal to 1 Newton per square meter.
Created on November 21 2006 by Nicolas Le Novere
- SBO:0000002 quantitative systems description parameter (is a)
Date of creation: 21 November 2006, 16:19
Date of last modification: 04 November 2010, 13:15