70. Measurement Assurance

  1. Gavriel Salvendy Ph.D. professor founding editor founding chair member scientist Honorary Doctrate Fellow
  1. S. Chandrasekar Professor

Published Online: 5 DEC 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch70

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition

How to Cite

Chandrasekar, S. (2001) Measurement Assurance, in Handbook of Industrial Engineering: Technology and Operations Management, Third Edition (ed G. Salvendy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172339.ch70

Editor Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Author Information

  1. School of Industrial Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 DEC 2007
  2. Published Print: 11 MAY 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471330578

Online ISBN: 9780470172339

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Keywords:

  • measurement role in modern technology;
  • weight-measurement system;
  • traceability ladder concept;
  • measurement assurance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Elements of a Measurement System

  • Characterization of Measurement System Elements

  • Identification of Static Characteristics-Calibration

  • Accuracy of Measurement Systems in Steady State

  • Dynamic Characteristics

  • Noise in Measurement System

  • Summary

  • Additional Reading

  • Appendix: Measurementrelated Techniques