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Advances in Thermometry

Published

Author(s)

Michael R. Moldover, Weston L. Tew, Howard W. Yoon

Abstract

The last 25 years have seen tremendous progress in thermometry in the moderate temperature range (1 K to 1235 K). Various primary thermometers — based on different physics —have uncovered errors in the International Temperature Scale of 1990 and set the stage for the planned redefinition of the kelvin.
Citation
Nature Physics

Keywords

temperature, thermodynamic temperature, acoustic thermometry, Johnson noise thermometry, gas thermometry, radiation thermometry, temperature scale
Created January 1, 2016, Updated February 19, 2017