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Education

Session: Metrology Education


Reverse Engineering and Measurement in a University Class

Joseph Fuehne, Purdue Polytechnic Columbus, Columbus, IN

Training with Various Tools to Facilitate Measurement Instrument Selection
Joseph Fuehne, Purdue Polytechnic Columbus, Columbus, IN

Education

Session: Metrology Engineers


Deep Learning & Artificial Intelligence can Solve Measurement Problems with Known Confidence
Mike Schwartz1, Ugurcan Akyu1
1Cal Lab Solutions, Aurora, CO

Development of a Universal Measurement Process Framework
Michael Brown, Fluke Calibration, Everett, WA

Measurements

Session: Electrical Measurements


Precision DC Voltage Calibration up to 1000 V
Dimitrios Georgakopoulos, National Measurement Institute Australia, West Lindfield, NSW, Australia

Precision Scaling of Alternating Voltage up to 1000 V and Current up to 200 A
Ilya Budovsky, National Measurement Institute Australia, Lindfield, NSW, Australia

Comparison of DC Current Generation Systems at Picoampere Level
Steven Yang1, Cliff S. Wong1, Y N M. Yip1
1Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Wan Chai, 0, Hong Kong SAR

Temperature Coefficients of Direct Voltage Reference Standards at National Research Council Canada
Ghislain Granger1, Chantal A. Prévost1
1National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

Measurement of Voltage Transformer Errors using a self-calibrating multi-ratio Capacitive Divider System
Frederick Emms, Australian Government, National Measurement Institute Australia, West Lindfield, NSW, Australia

A Compact Self-Contained Cryogen-Free Instrument for the Realization of the Ohm in the Revised SI
Nick Fletcher1, Jonathan Williams1, Sergiy Rozhko1, Alexander Tzalenchuk1
1National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex, United Kingdom

Maintaining a local reference scale for electrical impedance by means of a digital impedance bridge
Luca Callegaro1, Jan Kučera2, Massimo Ortolano3, Andrei Pokatilov4, Janusz Kaczmarek5, Oliver Power6
1INRiM - Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica, Torino, Torino, Italy, 2CMI, Brno, Czech Republic, Czech Republic, 3Politecnico di Torino, Torino, Torino, Italy, 4AS Metrosert, Tallinn, Estonia, Estonia, 5University of Zielona Góra, Zielona Góra, LUB, Poland, 6National Standards Authority of Ireland, Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

The Relationship Between the Calibration of Baker Advanced Winding Analyzers and the Effective Testing and Predictive Maintenance of Motors
Thomas E. Gilbert1, Cory Peters1
1Exelon PowerLabs, Coatesville, PA

Sidestepping the Potholes in DC Voltage Traceability
David Martson, Keysight Technologies, Inc., Santa Rosa, CA

Measurements

Session: Force/Torque & Dimensional Measurements


The Design of an Instrument to Realize Small Torque at NIST
Leon Chao1, Frank C. Seifert1, Darine Haddad1, Jon Pratt1, David Newell2, Rafael Marangoni1, Stephan Schlamminger1
1National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg MD, 2National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD

Large Scale 3D Measurement Technology
Steve Stahley, Cummins Inc., Columbus, IN

Measurements

Session: Mass Measurements


New ASTM Standard on Calibration of Non-automatic Weighing Instruments
Klaus Fritsch, Mettler-Toledo GmbH, Greifensee, ZH, Switzerland

Accurate and High Throughput Mass Calibration: An Economical Solution with a Table-Top Robotic System
Sigo Muehlich1, Tony Kowalski2, Eszter Paldy3,
1Sartorius Lab Instruments GmbH & Co. KG, Goettingen, Niedersachsen, Germany, 2Sartorius Lab Instruments GmbH & Co. KG, Goettingen, Lower Saxony, United Kingdom, 3Sartorius Lab Instruments GmbH&Co. KG, Goettingen, Niedersachsen, Germany

Mass Stability Study of 1 kg Weights in Air and Vacuum
Patrick J. Abbott1, Zeina Kubarych1, Edward Mulhern1, Eric C. Benck2
1National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD, 2National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD

Remote Hydrogen Plasma Cleaning for Mass Metrology
Eric C. Benck, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD

Current status of the PB2 Planck-Balance
Norbert Rogge1, Christian Rothleitner2, Shan Lin2, Dorothea Knopf2, Frank Härtig2, Thomas Fröhlich3, Suren Vasilyan1
1Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau, Thuringia, Germany, 2Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt (PTB), Braunschweig, Lower Saxony, Germany, 3TU Ilmenau, Ilmenau, Thüringen, Germany

Uncertainty Analysis of Upgraded Primary Water Flow Calibration Facility at CSIR-NPL, India
Shiv K. Jaiswal1, Chatar S. Singh1, Sanjay Y. Yadav1
1CSIR-National Physical Laboratory, New Delhi, Delhi, India

Standardizing the Non-Standard: Updating the Mass Equations for Atypical Conditions
Nathan Murnaghan1, Richard G. Green1, Claude Jacques1
1National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

Mass (and Related Quantities) at the National Research Council of Canada after Redefinition of the SI
Richard G. Green1, Nathan Murnaghan1
1National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario

Measurements

Session: Measurement Uncertainty


Calibration Interval Analysis of Zener Voltage Standards calibrated at KRISS
Seung-Nam Park1, Mun-Seog Kim2, Hehree Cho3, Hyung Seok Shim1
1Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Daejeon, Korea, Republic of Korea, 2Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Daejeon, Korea, Republic of Korea, 3Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Yuseong-Gu, Daejeon, Korea, Republic of Korea

Notional Assumed Uncertainty
Erik J. Timpson, Honeywell FM&T, Kansas City, MO

A Tunable Graphene Quantum Hall resistance Standard for Liquid Helium Free Cryocooler
Yanfei Yang1, Linli Meng1, Rand Elmquist2, Albert Rigosi2, David Newell2, Alireza R. Panna2, I-Fan Hu2, Dean Jarrett2, Shamith Payagala2, Chieh-I Liu2
1Graphene Waves LLC, Germantown, Maryland, 2National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD

Measurement Uncertainty for Chemistry & Microbiology
Heather A. Wade, Heather Wade Group, LLC, Pinckney, MI

Error Regression Model Analysis for High Pressure Gas Ultrasonic Flowmeter
Fong R. Yang1, Wen-Bin W. Wang1, Win-Ti W. Lin1Hung-Sen Wu1
1Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, Taiwan

Measurements

Session: Pressure Measurements


A Process for Performing Impact Analysis on Piston Gauge M&TE
Michael Bair, Fluke Calibration, Phoenix, AZ

Measurements

Session: Thermodynamic/IR Measurements

 

Application of the Taguchi Method to Dew-point Meter Calibration
Chi-Hsuan Lin1, Hsu Wei-Hong2
1Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Hsinchu city, East Dist., Taiwan, 2Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, East District, Taiwan

Measuring the Performance of Temperature Chambers in Accordance with IEC60068-3-5:2018
Julian C.P. Cheung1, Brenda Lam1, Cho Man Tsui2, C.M. Leung3
1Standards and Calibration Laboratory, The Government of Hong Kong, SAR, Hong Kong, NA, China, 2Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Hong Kong, NA, Hong Kong SAR, 3Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Hong Kong, NA, China

The Use of Metal-Carbon Eutectic Point Cells to Calibrate Thermocouple Reference Wire
Weston L. Tew1, Karen, Garrity1, Howard Yoon1, Andres Bohorquez-Garzon2
1NIST, Gaithersburg, MD, 2Instituto de National de Metrologia de Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

Measurement and Characterization Study on Industrial Radiation Thermometer
Yan Fan1, Li Wang1, Choon Heng Goh1
1National Metrology Centre, A*STAR, Singapore

Measurements
Session: Time and Frequency


Calibration of the Frequency and Time Difference of Synchronized Flashing Lights for a Frame Interval Timer

Hau Wah Lai1, Chi Kin Ma2Steven Yang3, Cho Man Tsui2
1Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Hong Kong, NA, 2Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Hong Kong, NA, Hong Kong SAR, 3Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Wan Chai, 0, Hong Kong SAR

Development of Frequencies Detectors Systems for the Calibration of Stopwatches by the Induction Method
Henry J. Diaz Chonate1, Michael Lombardi2
1Instituto Nacional de Calidad (INACAL), Lima, Peru, 2National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Boulder, CO

Measurements

Session: Test & Measurement Equipment (T&ME)


Calibration of Line Impedance Stabilization Network / Artificial Mains Network in accordance with CISPR 16-1-2 Ed 2.1 2017-11

Hau Wah Lai1, Cho Man Tsui2, Chi Kin Ma2Steven Yang3
1Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Hong Kong, NA, 2Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Hong Kong, NA, Hong Kong SAR, 3Standards and Calibration Laboratory, Wan Chai, 0, Hong Kong SAR

Application of the Curie-effect in self-calibrating thermometers for industrial sterilization processes
Jackie Renforth, Endress+Hauser, Greenwood, IN

Peak Power Meter Linearity Measurement
Eric Breakenridge, Keysight Technologies Ltd, Edinburgh, West Lothian, United Kingdom

Quality
Session: Accreditation

 

How to Read Standards Like an ISO Editor
George W. Rodrigues, Artel, Westbrook, ME

Contract Reviews – Does Anybody Really Need Them?
William B. Miller, Retired - Lockheed Martin Space, Littleton, CO

Quality

Session: Metrology Management


Metrology Developments Needed by Circular Economy
Martti Heinonen, VTT MIKES, Espoo, Finland

Discovery and Rectification of an Error in High-Resistance Traceability at NPL: A Case Study in How Metrology Works
Stephen P. Giblin1, Nick Fletcher1, Colin H. Porter1
1National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex, United Kingdom

Value Chains, Networks and Ecosystems in Metrology
Salvador Echeverria-Villagomez, CENAM, Queretaro, Mexico

MESURA 4.0: Metrology for Industry 4.0
Salvador Echeverria-VillagomezCENAM, Queretaro, Mexico

Barriers Inhibiting the Development of Quality Infrastructure in Developing Countries
Fahimullah Khanzada1, Shaikh S. Ahmed2, Kamran A. Abbasi3, Furqan S. Shaukat4, Waqar Ahmad4
1Descon Engineering Limited, Islamabad, ICT, Pakistan, 2Elmechana Solutions, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan, 3National Physican and Standards Laboratory, Islamabad, Pakistan, Islamabad, ICT, Pakistan, 4InspecTest, Lahore, Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan

Quality
Session: Quality Management


Exploration of a Data-enhanced Calibration Certificate as Part of a Complete Measurement Information Infrastructure
Collin J. Delker1, Otis M. Solomon2, Amaru A. Robinson1, Michael J. Roberts3
1Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, 2SNL-PSL, 3Albuquerque, NM

The Art and Measurement Science of Brewing Beer
Steven Stahley, Creek Bottom Brew LLC, Oldenburg, IN

ISO/IEC 17025:2017 Spreadsheet Validation: the details
Harry C. Spinks, TechTrology LLC, Oakdale, MN

Discovery and Rectification of an Error in High-Resistance Traceability at NPL: A Case Study in How Metrology Works
Stephen P. Giblin1, Nick Fletcher1, Colin H. Porter1
1National Physical Laboratory, Teddington, Middlesex, United Kingdom

Quality

Session: Risk Management

 

Evaluating risk in an abnormal world: how arbitrary probability distributions affect false accept and reject evaluation
Collin J. Delker PhD, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM

Introducing Risk Management in a Calibration Laboratory
Jennifer Clay, Vaisala, Woburn, MA


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