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Density Conversion

Convert from density units to desired density units


Utilities/Unit Conversions


The Density Conversion block computes the conversion factor from specified input density units to specified output density units and applies the conversion factor to the input signal.

The Density Conversion block icon displays the input and output units selected from the Initial unit and the Final unit lists.


Initial unit

Specifies the input units.

Final unit

Specifies the output units.

The following conversion units are available:


Pound mass per cubic foot


Kilograms per cubic meter


Slugs per cubic foot


Pound mass per cubic inch

Inputs and Outputs

InputDimension TypeDescription


 Contains the density, in initial density units.
OutputDimension TypeDescription


 Contains the density, in final density units.

Introduced before R2006a