Uncertainty in Measurement


Marc E. Himbert, 60, is full professor of metrology in Cnam, Paris, and serves as scientific director of the joint laboratory in metrology (LCM) established between CNAM and LNE. He chairs the Laboratory section of the french accreditation body (COFRAC) and belongs to several national and international committees in scientific metrology (180 ref.). He is full member of the french Academy of technologies (NATF), and is an experienced trainer and expert in the field of uncertainty measurement.


The workshop will recall, and highlight on several practical examples, the worldwide methodology developed to evaluate and express the uncertainty of the results obtained in measurement or testing. Insights will be given on alternative ways.