Au Revoir, Original Kilogram


A new international unit system that bases the kilogram on seven physical constants came into effect on May 20, 2019.


In this talk, Professor Lutz Feld from I. Physics Institute I B at RWTH will explain the new unit system and show how the unit of mass will be defined in future using various experiments.

The event takes place on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at 11am, Lecture Hall H03, C.A.R.L. Lecture Hall Complex, Claßenstraße 11 in Aachen.

It is free to attend the talk, which will be held in German. You do not have to register for the event.

Source: Press and Communications