Convert atomic unit of force to centinewton
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Definition and details for atomic unit of force:
Atomic units (au or a.u.) form a system of units convenient for atomic physics, electromagnetism, and quantum electrodynamics. Atomic unit of force is defined to be equal to Eh/ao=8.238722241 x 10-8 N . (calculations are based on Hartree atomic units)
Definition and details for centinewton:
Centinewton (cN) is a metric unit of force equal to 0,01 newtons, or 1 kilodyne, or about 1.019 72 gf. This unit is used in engineering as a substitute for the gram of force (gf), since it's nearly equal to it.