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Volt

A.G.A.A. Volta
A.G.A.A. Volta

The volt (V) is the unit of electric potential (V). The unit is named after the Italian physicist Alessandro Giuseppe Antonio Anastasio Volta (1745 – 1827). The volt is defined by the relation:

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

Related electrical units:

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