radian per second squared
SI coherent derived unit whose name and symbol includes an SI coherent derived unit with a special name and symbol
|Name||Symbol||Quantity||Expressed in terms of SI base units|
|radian per second squared||rad/s2||angular acceleration||s‑2|
The radian per second squared, symbol rad/s2, is the SI coherent derived unit of angular acceleration.
A wheel of radius one metre, rolling along a surface with an angular acceleration of one radian per second squared, travels with a linear acceleration of one metre per second squared.