Convert Barns (b) to Ares (a) | b in a

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This quick and easy calculator will convert Barns (b) to Ares (a) and show formula, brief history on the units and quick maths for the conversion.

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Quick Reference for Converting Barns to Ares

a = b / 1.0E+30
Quick Rough Maths
To get the Ares, divide the number of Barns by 1.0E+18 trillion
Barns (b) in 1 Are
There are 1.0E+30 Barns in 1 Are
Ares (a) in 1 barn
There are 0 Ares in 1 barn

Unit Information

Symbol: b
Unit System: Particle Physics

What is the barn?

The barn is a unit of area and is used in particle physics with the symbol b.

It represents approximately the area of the cross-section of a uraneum nucleus, so is very small compared to most other recognised units of area.

It is also used to measure the interaction of a nucleus with an electric field gradient in nuclear quadrupole and magnetic resonance.

Symbol: a
Unit System: Non-SI Metric

What is the Are?

The are is a unit of area and is a non-SI but metric unit with the symbol a.

It measures exactly 100m² which is the equivalent to 0.0247 acres.

The are is the principle unit for measuring the size of land across the world.

Conversion Tables for Barns (b) to Ares (a)