[LEAPSECS] Consensus building?

Michael Deckers michael.deckers at yahoo.com
Thu Feb 3 16:57:47 EST 2011

On 2011-02-02 13:32, Gerard Ashton wrote:

> - the SI second is part of a coherent system of units and redefinition

> of the second would

> disturb the definition of most other units

Right. Except of course for redefinitions that do not change the
value of a unit, but only the method of its fundamental reproduction.
This will doubtless happen to the second in due time, as it will
happen within a few years for kg and A, probably for K, and
possibly also for mol.

Michael Deckers.

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