ODM2 Controlled Vocabularies
Make a request to add or modify a term.
Please enter a URI-friendly version of your term with no spaces, special characters, etc.
Please enter the term as you would expect it to appear in a sentence.
Please enter a detailed definition of the term.
The inverse of length - frequently used for absorption or attenuation coefficients and wave numbers. This can also be used to for extrinsic curvature where the unit 'diopter' is used.
You may suggest a category for the term. Refer to the vocabulary to see which categories have been used. You may also suggest a new category.
Enter a note about where the term came from. If you retrieved the definition of the term from a website or other source, note that here.
If you retrieved the term from another formal vocabulary system, enter the URI of the term from the other system here.
Please enter any additional notes you may have about the term.
This should not be used for linear densities, but only for quantities with a truly dimensionless numerator. For linear densities, use "Count per length"
Enter your name.
Enter your email address.
Please enter a brief description of the reason for your submission (e.g., Term does not exist yet, Term is needed for my data use case, etc.)