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Coulomb

Ch.-A. Coulomb
Ch.-A. Coulomb

The coulomb (C) is the unit of electrical charge (Q). The unit is named after the French physicist Charles-Augustin de Coulomb (1736 – 1806). The coulomb is defined as the electron charge divided by 1.602176634×10-19.

1 joule (J) = 1 coulomb (C) × 1 volt (V)

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