Blog: RTD temperature calibration

Calibrator Uncertainty

When someone mentions calibrator uncertainty, they are talking about what we call accuracy in our specifications. To be strict about it, our accuracy specifications are inclusive of most or all errors. In scientific applications, you might see these all broken out. Typical examples are errors from linearity, hysteresis, ambient effects and others. In most cases… Read more »

A New Kind of Thermometer

In the current issue of Scientific American magazine, there is a short blurb about the invention of a new kind of thermometer that is able to interpret data directly tied to a fundamental number, the Boltzman constant. See the article here. Physicists like that kind of stuff. You know, a meter is the distance light… Read more »