OASIS Quantities and Units of Measure Ontology Standard (QUOMOS) TC
Developing an ontology for quantities, systems of measurement units, and base dimensions for use across multiple industries
CompletedThe Technical Committee was closed by OASIS TC Administration on 13 August 2014 and is no longer active. Archives of its work remain publicly accessible and are linked from this page. OASIS appreciates the efforts of all those who participated in this TC.
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- Technical Work Produced by the Committee (and Wiki)
- Expository Work Produced by the Committee
- External Resources
- Mailing Lists and Comments
- Additional Information
Participation in the OASIS QUOMOS TC is open to all interested parties, including developers and users of information models or applications (e.g., document markup and data exchange) that require an unambiguous definition of units in digital form. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on joining the TC.
The OASIS Quantities and Units of Measure Ontology Standard (QUOMOS) Technical Committee works to develop an ontology to specify the basic concepts of quantities, systems of quantities, and systems of measurement units and scales, various base dimensions and units of the SI system, metric prefixes (nano-, micro-, milli-, kilo-, ...), rules for constructing various derived units, and designations of the most common derived units (joules, watts, ...) for use across multiple industries.
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