## AMCTM VII

**P. Ciarlini, E. Filipe, A. B. Forbes, F. Pavese and B. Siebert (Eds.): "Advanced Mathematical and Computational Tools in Metrology, vol. 7", Series on Advances in Mathematics for Applied Sciences, vol 72, World Scientific, Singapore, 2006.**

### Table of Contents

Modeling measurement processes in complex systems with partial differential equations: from heat conduction to the heart, *M Baer, S Bauer, K John, R Model and R W dos Santos*

Mereotipological approach for measurement, *E Benoit and R Dapoigny*

Data evaluation of key comparisons involving several standards, *M G Cox, P M Harris and E Woolliams*

Box-Cox transformations versus robust control charts in statistical process, *M I Gomes and F O Figueiredo*

Decision making using sensor's data fusion and Kohonen self organising, *P S Girao, J D Pereira and O Postolache*

Generic system design for measurement databases – applied to calibrations in vacuum metrology, bio-signals and a template, *H Groß, V Hartmann, K Jousten and G Lindner*

Repeated measurements: evaluation of their uncertainty from the viewpoints of classical and Bayesian statistics, *I Lira and W Wöger*

Detection of outliers in interlaboratory testing and some thoughtsabout multivariate precision, *C Perruchet*

On appropriate methods for the validation of metrological software, *D Richter, N Greif and H Schrepf*

Data analysis – a dialogue with the data, *D S Sivia*

A virtual instrument to evaluate the uncertainty of measurement in the calibration of sound calibrators, *G de Arcas, M Ruiz, J M Lopez, M Recuero and R Fraile*

Reference functions in interlaboratory comparisons, *W Bremser*

Validation of a virtual sensor for monitoring ambient parameters, *P Ciarlini, U Maniscalco and G Regoliosi*

Evaluation of standard uncertainties in nested structures, *E Filipe*

Linking GUM and ISO 5725, *A B Forbes*

A Bayesian analysis for the uncertainty evaluation of a multivariate non minear measurement model, *G Iuculano, G Pellegrini and A Zanobini*

Method comparison studies between different standardization networks, *A Konnert*

Convolution and uncertainty evaluation, *J Korczynski, M G Cox and P Harris*

Dimensional metrology of flexible parts: identification of geometrical deviations from optical measurements, *Lartigue, F Thiébaut, P Bourdet and N Anwer*

Distance approach to cubic splines on irregularly distributed physical data from the Brazilian northeastern coast, *de Barros Melo, E A de Oliveira Lima, M C de Araujo Filho and C Costa Dantas*

Decision-making with uncertainty in attribute sampling, *L R Pendrill and H Källgren*

Combining direct calculation and the Monte Carlo method for the probabilistic expression of measurement results, *B Rossi, F Crenna, M G Cox and P M Harris*

The IMet system – a secure approach to internet-enabled calibration, *Å Sand and H Slinde*

Monte Carlo study on logical and statistical correlation, *Siebert, P Ciarlini and D Sibold*

The middle ground in key comparison analysis: revisiting the Median, *A G Steele and R J Douglas*

System of databases for supporting co-ordination of processes under responsibility of Metrology Institute of Republic of Slovenia, *Tasic, M Urleb and G Grgic*

Contribution to surface best fit enhancement by the integration of the real point distribution, *S Aranda, J Maihlé, J M Linares and J M Sprauel*

Computational modeling of Seebeck coefficients of Pt/Pd Thermocouple, *Aytekin, R Ince, A T Ince and S Oguz*

Data evaluation and uncertainty analysis in an interlaboratory comparison of a pycnometer volume, *Batista and E Filipe*

Approximation of surface roughness profiles and parameters, *J K Brennan, A Crampton, X Jiang , R Leach and P M Harris*

Computer time (CPU) comparison of several input file formats considering different versions of MCNPX in case of personalised voxel-based dosimetry, *Chiavassa, M Bardiès, D Franck, J R Jourdain, J F Chatal and I Aubineau-Lanièce*

A new approach to data association for the verification of geometrical specification, *J Y Choley, A Rivière, P Bourdet and A Clément*

Measurements of catalyst concentration in the riser of a FCC cold model by gamma ray transmission, *C Costa Dantas, V A dos Santos, E A de Oliveira Lima and S de Barros Melo*

Software for data acquisition and analysis in angle standards calibration, *M Dobre and H Piree*

Calculation of uncertainties in Analogue Digital Converters – case study, *M Korczynski and A Domanska*

Asymptotic least squares and Student t sampling distributions, *B Forbes*

A statistical procedure to quantify the conformity of new thermocouples with respect to a reference function, *Ichim and M Astrua*

Non-parametric methods to evaluate derivative uncertainty in small data sets, *Ichim, P Ciarlini, E Badea and G Della Gatta*

Algorithms for scanning probe microscopy data analysis, *H Klapetek*

Error correction of a triangulation vision machine by optimization, *A Meda and A Balsamo*

Atomic clock prediction for the generation of a time scale, *Panfilo and P Tavella*

Some problems concerning the estimate of the uncertainty of the degree of equivalence in MRA key comparisons, *F Pavese*

Validation of Web application for testing of temperature software, *A Premus, T Tasic, U Palmin and J Bojkovski*

Measurement uncertainty evaluation using Monte Carlo simulation: examples of applications, *J A Sousa, A S Ribeiro, C O Costa and M P Castro*

Realisation of a process of real-time quality control of calibrations by means of the statistical virtual standard, *V I Strunov*

An approach to uncertainty analysis emphasizing a natural expectation of a client, *R Willink*