Happy World Metrology Day!
The measurement science community is celebrating World Metrology Day on 20 May 2019.
This year the event is dedicated to 'The International System of Units - Fundamentally Better'.
In November 2018 the General Conference on Weights and Measures took a historic vote to make the SI units entirely determined by constants of nature.
On this year's World Metrology Day that vote - and the decades of hard work that contributed to it - become reality. read more >>
EMPIR Call 2019: Stage 2 OPEN
EURAMET announces the launch of Stage 2 of the 2019 Call for the following topic areas within the European Metrology Programme for Innovation and Research (EMPIR):
- Support for Networks
- Research Potential
The deadline for submission of joint research project proposals on these topics is
23:59 CEST on Monday, 30 September 2019.
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