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Advances in Thermometry



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


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.
Nature Physics


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