Methods for Evaluation of Measurement Uncertainty

  title={Methods for Evaluation of Measurement Uncertainty},
  author={Jailton Carreteiro Damasceno and Paulo R.G. Couto},
This chapter presents and explains the most used methodologies for the evaluation of measurement uncertainty in metrology with practical examples. The main topics are basic concepts and importance, existing documentation, the harmonized methodology of the Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement, types of uncertainty, modeling of measurement systems, use of alternative methods (including the GUM supplement 1 Monte Carlo numerical method), evaluation of uncertainty for calibration… CONTINUE READING