Package javax.measure
package javax.measure
Specifies Java packages for the programmatic, type safe handling
of quantities and their expression as values of units.
The core interfaces of this package are Dimension
, Prefix
, Quantity
and Unit
.
The package also contains the most common Prefix
implementations MetricPrefix
and BinaryPrefix
.
 Since:
 1.0
 Version:
 1.7, February 4, 2019
 Author:
 JeanMarie Dautelle, Werner Keil, Otávio Gonçalves de Santana

ClassDescriptionProvides support for common binary prefixes to be used by units.Represents the dimension of a unit.Signals that a problem of some sort has occurred due to incommensurable of some quantities/units.This error is used to indicate serious problems with creating, retrieving and manipulating units of measurement objects.Exception used to indicate a problem while dealing with units of measurement.Provides support for the 24 prefixes used in the metric system (decimal multiples and submultiples of units).A unit prefix is a specifier or mnemonic that is prepended to units of measurement to indicate multiples or fractions of the units.Represents a quantitative property of a phenomenon, body, or substance, that can be quantified by measurement.Signals that a problem of some sort has occurred due to the impossibility of constructing a converter between two units.Represents a determinate quantity (as of length, time, heat, or value) adopted as a standard of measurement.A converter of numeric values between different units.