As of Version 9.0, unit functionality is built into the Wolfram Language

is the derived CGS unit of kinematic viscosity.


  • To use Stokes, you first need to load the Units Package using Needs["Units`"].
  • Stokes is equivalent to 0.0001 Meter2/Second (SI units).
  • Convert[n Stokes,newunits] converts n Stokes to a form involving units newunits.
  • Stokes is typically abbreviated as S or St.