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Physical Units Package 


This library is provided as free software under the terms of the Library General Public License.

I have written a Java class package for dealing with physical units in programs. For those of you who don't realize what I'm talking about. I needed a way to represent the units that a value may have in a typical science or engineering program. For instance, something may have a value of 35.67 with the units of "meters". This package allows you to identify and convert between the units that are associated with some value in your program. My design requirements for this class are as follows:

If you download my units package and use it. Let me know what you think.

My units package can be downloaded by clicking here: (248k), Version: June 10, 2000.

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Created: November 2, 1998
Modified: June 8, 2002