Quantity and quantity value

Proc. TC1-TC7-TC13 14th IMEKO Joint Symposium (2011)
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Alessandro Giordani
Università Cattolica di Milano
Abstract
The concept system around ‘quantity’ and ‘quantity value’ is fundamental for measurement science, but some very basic issues are still open on such concepts and their relations. This paper proposes a duality between quantities and quantity values, a proposal that simplifies their characterization and makes it consistent.
Keywords Measurement science  Quantity  Quantity value
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