IEVref: 102-05-17 ID: Language: en Status: Standard Term: field quantity Synonym1: Synonym2: Synonym3: Symbol: Definition: scalar, vector or tensor quantity, existing at each point of a defined space region and depending on the position of the pointNote 1 to entry: A field quantity may be a function of time or any other parameter. Note 2 to entry: In English the term "field quantity", in French "grandeur de champ", is also used to denote a quantity, the square of which is proportional to power, whereas quantities proportional to power are called "power quantities", whether or not the quantities depend on the position of a point (see IEV 702-02-08). According to ISO 80000-1:2009, Annex C, the preferred term is then “root-power quantity”. Publication date: 2017-07 Source: Replaces: 102-05-17:2007-08 Internal notes: CO remarks: TC/SC remarks: VT remarks: Domain1: Domain2: Domain3: Domain4: Domain5: