nanometre abbr., nm (rus. нанометр abbr., нм) — one billionth of a metre.

Description

A nanometre is a conventional unit of length in the field of nanomaterials and nanotechnologies.

Illustrations

Miscellaneous objects on the magnitude scale.
Miscellaneous objects on the magnitude scale.

Author

  • Goodilin Evgeny A.

Sources

  1. "Micro" vs "nano"? (in Russian) // Nanoazbuka. — Мoscow, 2008. — www.nanometer.ru/2007/09/30/nanostrukturirovnie_4651.html (reference date: 12.12.2011).
  2. Todua P. A. Metrology in Nanotechnology // Rossijjskie nanotekhnologii. 2007. V. 2, №1–2. 61–69 pp.

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