Blog: thermometers

New Considerations for Industrial and Scientific Thermometry

What do you think about when considering the purchase of a thermometer for your industrial or scientific application? Some of the most common considerations are: Initial cost Measuring range Accuracy ASTM E-1 compliance Calibration and certification It’s time to get more creative with the process. Think about a real alternative to the liquid-in-glass (L-I-G) thermometer… 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 »