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Modern Metrology Concerns

Edited by Luigi Cocco

Maserati S.p.A.

"What are the recent developments in the field of Metrology?" International leading experts answer this question providing both state of the art presentation and a road map to the future of measurement science. The book is organized in six sections according to the areas of expertise, namely: Introduction; Length, Distance and Surface; Voltage, Current and Frequency; Optics; Time and Relativity; Biology and Medicine. Theoretical basis and applications are explained in accurate and comprehensive manner, providing a valuable reference to researchers and professionals.

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Modern Metrology ConcernsEdited by Luigi Cocco

Published: May 16th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2013

ISBN: 978-953-51-0584-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-5608-6

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

57143 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

36 Web of Science Citations

34 Dimensions Citations


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1. Performance Parameters Measurement and Stochastic Processes

By Miroslav Svítek


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2. Length Metrology and Calibration Systems

By Saulius Kaušinis, Albinas Kasparaitis and Aurimas Jakštas


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3. Dimensional Metrology and Frequency Sweeping Interferometry

By Alexandre Cabral, José Manuel Rebordão and Manuel Abreu


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4. Nano-Accuracy Surface Figure Metrology of Precision Optics

By Shinan Qian and Peter Takacs


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5. Josephson Junctions for Present and Next Generation Voltage Metrology

By Vincenzo Lacquaniti and Andrea Sosso


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6. Measurement of Harmonic Voltage, Current, and Power at Industrial Frequency

By Lu Zuliang


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7. RF and Microwave Power Sensor Calibration by Direct Comparison Transfer

By Yueyan Shan and Xiaohai Cui


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8. Fast Method for Frequency Measurement by Rational Approximations with Application in Mechatronics

By Daniel Hernandez-Balbuena, Oleg Sergiyenko, Patricia L. A. Rosas-Méndez, Vera Tyrsa and Moises Rivas-Lopez


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9. Optical Radiation Measurement

By A. A. Gaertner


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10. Optical Measurements: Polarization and Coherence of Light Fields

By O. V. Angelsky, P. V. Polyanskii, I. I. Mokhun, C. Yu. Zenkova, H. V. Bogatyryova, Ch. V. Felde, V. T. Bachinskiy, T. M. Boichuk and A. G. Ushenko


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11. Digital Demodulation of Interferometric Signals

By Tristan J. Tayag and R. Collins Watson


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12. Attosecond Metrology and Spectroscopy

By Martin Schultze and Reinhard Kienberger


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13. Measurement of Ultrashort Optical Pulses

By Yuqiang Deng, Qing Sun, Shiying Cao, Jing Yu, Ching-yue Wang and Zhigang Zhang


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14. Time Measurement and Earth Rotation

By Victor Tissen, Alexander Tolstikov and Galina Simonova


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15. Relativistic Metrology: From Earth to Astrophysics

By Luca Lusanna


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16. Development of Metrology for Modern Biology

By Sang-Ryoul Park, Jun-Hyuk Choi and Ji-Seon Jeong


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17. Dimensional Measurement for Dentistry

By Reisha Rafeek, Kevin Seymour and Lifong Zou


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