16th Joint International IMEKO TC1+TC7+TC13 Symposium Funchal

16th Joint International IMEKO TC1+TC7+TC13 Symposium, 03.09.-05.09.2014, Funchal
GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO THE 2014 IMEKO TC1-TC7-TC13 SYMPOSIUM  Roman Z. Morawski - Warsaw University of Technology 140903_01_ morawski_uni_warsaw.pdf

GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO THE 2014 IMEKO TC1-TC7-TC13 SYMPOSIUM

Roman Z. Morawski - Warsaw University of Technology

Content:
  • INTERNATIONAL MEASUREMENT CONFEDERATION – IMEKO
  • TC1-TC7-TC13 PARTNERSHIP
  • OUR WAY TO SAFETY & SECURITY THEME
  • SAFETY & SECURITY
  • SECURITY ASPECTS IN THE SYMPOSIUM PROGRAMME
  • CONCLUSION
Old and New Concepts Approximating Metrological Traceability in Human and Social Measurement  William P. Fisher, Jr. - University of California 140903_02_fisher_uni_berkeley.pdf

Old and New Concepts Approximating Metrological Traceability in Human and Social Measurement

William P. Fisher, Jr. - University of California

Outline:
  • Review of how symbols are associated with things for quantitative comparability
  • Related concepts in psychology and the social sciences:
    • True Score Theory
    • Guttman
    • Item Response Theory
    • Rasch’s Models for Measurement
    • Construct Mapping
  • What can be done to advance the program of better approximating metrological traceability in psychology and the social sciences?
Microwave Doppler Radar in Unobtrusive Health Monitoring  P. Silva Girão - Instituto de Telecomunicacoes 140903_03_girao_idt.pdf

Microwave Doppler Radar in Unobtrusive Health Monitoring

P. Silva Girão - Instituto de Telecomunicacoes

Outline:
  • Framework of health monitoring
    • What is it?
    • Importance
    • Context: hospital/home telecare
  • Home telecare
    • State of the art
    • Implementation examples
  • Doppler radar in health monitoring
  • Concluding remarks
Challenges for Scientific Performance Measurement of Biometric Security Systems  Tony Mansfield - National Physical Laboratory 140904_01_mansfield_npl.pdf

Challenges for Scientific Performance Measurement of Biometric Security Systems

Tony Mansfield - National Physical Laboratory

Outline:
  • Biometric recognition as a security technology Needs for performance testing of biometric systems
  • Issue encountered in testing Some solutions
  • Conclusions Signs of progress over last 15 years
A new approach on restoration of dynamic measurement uncertainties in optical precision coordinate metrology  Silvio Holder - Technische Universität Ilmenau 140904_02_holder_tu_ilmenau.pdf

A new approach on restoration of dynamic measurement uncertainties in optical precision coordinate metrology

Silvio Holder - Technische Universität Ilmenau

Outline:
  1. Introduction
    1. Introduction
    2. State of the art
    3. New approach
    4. Experimental results
    5. Summary
  2. State of the art
  3. New approach
  4. Experimental results
  5. Summary and Conclusion
Measurement uncertainty consideration in the case of non-linear models for precision length measurement  Eberhard Manske - Technische Universität Ilmenau 140904_03_manske_tu_ilmenau.pdf

Measurement uncertainty consideration in the case of non-linear models for precision length measurement

Eberhard ManskeTechnische Universität Ilmenau

Contents:
  1. Motivation
  2. Metrological vector modelling
  3. Abbe-error problem
  4. Cosine error problem
  5. Conclusion
Physical Monitoring in Daily Life by Remote Body Area Network System  Keisuke Kamada - Ritsumeikan University 140904_04_kamada_ritsumeikan.pdf

Physical Monitoring in Daily Life by Remote Body Area Network System

Keisuke Kamada - Ritsumeikan University

Content:
  • Introduction
  • Purpose
  • Construction of Body Area Network
  • Remote Interactive Care System
  • Becoming possible by BAN and RICS
  • App 1: Training Assistance by Monitoring HR
  • Experimental result
  • App 2: Estimation of Body Inclination in Walking
  • Experimental result (Subject B)
  • Conclusion
CONCEPTUALISING COMPUTERIZED ADAPTIVE TESTING FOR MEASURING OF LATENT VARIABLES ASSOCIATED WITH PHYSICAL OBJECTS  Fabio R Camargo - University of Leeds 140905_01_camargo_uni_leeds.pdf

CONCEPTUALISING COMPUTERIZED ADAPTIVE TESTING FOR MEASURING OF LATENT VARIABLES ASSOCIATED WITH PHYSICAL OBJECTS

Fabio R Camargo - University of Leeds

Content:
  • Scope
  • Objective comparisons
  • Preparing the ground for measurement
  • The Rasch measurement model
  • Item characteristic curves (ICCs)
  • Computerized adaptive testing
  • Implications
INCREASING THE SAFETY IN RECYCLING OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE BY USING SUPERVISED MACHINE LEARNING  Petr Kuritcyn - Technische Universität Ilmenau 140905_02_kuritcyn_tu_ilmenau.pdf

INCREASING THE SAFETY IN RECYCLING OF CONSTRUCTION AND DEMOLITION WASTE BY USING SUPERVISED MACHINE LEARNING

Petr Kuritcyn - Technische Universität Ilmenau

Overview:
  1. Introduction
  2. State of the Art
  3. Image Acquisition
  4. Feature Extraction in Colour Image
  5. Classification Performance of Different Classifiers in Colour Image
  6. VIS Spectrums
  7. IR Spectrums
  8. PCA of IR Spectrums
  9. Classification Performance of Random Forest on PCA of IR Spectrums
  10. Conclusion
Multispectral Image Correction for Geometric Measurements  Maik Rosenberger - Technische Universität Ilmenau 140905_03_rosenberger_tu_ilmenau.pdf

Multispectral Image Correction for Geometric Measurements

Maik Rosenberger - Technische Universität Ilmenau

Content:
  • Motivation & State of the Art in Multispectral Imaging
  • Challenges in Multispectral Imaging
  • Current Hardwaredesign for the Testing
  • Chromatic Abberation in Multispectral Imaging Systems
  • Focus Correction for filter based Multispectral Imaging System
  • Approach for the Image Correction for Multispectral Imaging Systems
  • Results of the Polyminial Approach for the Correction
Characterization of Layer–Delaminations by Ultrasonic Speckles  Bernhard G. Zagar - Johannes Kepler University Linz 140905_04_zagar_uni_linz.pdf

Characterization of Layer–Delaminations by Ultrasonic Speckles

Bernhard G. Zagar - Johannes Kepler University Linz

Overview:
  • The measurement problem
  • Experimental set–up
  • Speckle theory
  • Measurement results
  • Conclusions and outlook
Structural observation of long-span suspension bridges for safety assessment: implementation of an optical displacement measurement system  A. Silva Ribeiro - National Laboratory for Civil Engineering (LNEC) 140905_05_ribeiro_lnec.pdf

Structural observation of long-span suspension bridges for safety assessment: implementation of an optical displacement measurement system

A. Silva Ribeiro - National Laboratory for Civil Engineering (LNEC)

Summary:
  • Introduction
  • Displacement measurement in a long-span bridge
  • Metrological quality assessment
    • Intrinsic parametrization
    • Dimensional traceability
    • Measurement uncertainty evaluation
  • Conclusions

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