Ampere, Electric current
The ampere, symbol A, is the SI unit of electric current and is one of the seven SI base units. It is named after French mathematician and physicist André-Marie Ampère (1775–1836) who is considered the father of electrodynamics.
Amperes can be viewed as a flow rate, i.e. number of (charged) particles transiting per unit time.Read moreList of all Ampere to other electric current units individual converters.