## AMCTM VIII

**F. Pavese, M. Bär, A. B. Forbes, J.-M.Linares, C. Perruchet, N. F. Zhang (Eds.): "Advanced Mathematical and Computational Tools in Metrology and Testing VIII”, vol. 8, Series on Advances in Mathematics for Applied Sciences, vol 78, World Scientific, Singapore, 2009.**

### Table of Contents

Sensitivity analysis in metrology: study and comparison on different indices for measurement uncertainty, *A Allard, N Fischer*

Likelihood maximization against the probability density function shape, *S Aranda, J-M Linares, J-M Sprauel*

Methods for estimation of the effect of correlation at the measurement of alternating voltage, *T Barashkova*

Multi-determination of aerodynamic loads using calibration curve with a polynomial and MLP neural network combination, *I M Barbosa, O A De Faria Mello, M L Collucci da Costa Reis, E del Moral Hernandez*

Uncertainty analysis in calibration of standard volume measures, *E Batista, N Almeida, E Filipe*

Virtual atomic force microscope as a tool for nanometrology, *V S Bormashov, A S Baturin, A V Zablotskiy, R V Goldshtein, K B Ustinov*

Development of a mathematical procedure for modelling and inspecting complex surfaces for measurement process, *S Boukebbab, H Bouchenitfa, J-M Linares*

A software simulation tool to evaluate the uncertainty for a lock-in amplifier, *P Clarkson, T J Esward, P M Harris, K J Lines, F O Onakunle, I M Smith*

Measurement uncertainty in a non-classical context, *G E D’Errico*

Comparison of methods to measure uncertainty based on the ISO standards, *L Del Dossi, D Zappa*

Methods for aggregating key comparisons, *R J Douglas, A G Steele*

Uncertainty evaluation for pose estimation by multiple camera measurement system, *M Douilly, N Anwer, P Bourdet, N Chevassus, P Le Vacon*

Analysis of dynamic measurements: compensation of dynamic error and evaluation of uncertainty, *C Elster, A Link*

An approach to uncertainty using nested analysis, *M Do Céu Ferreira, A Furtado, E Filipe*

Proficiency testing for cvalibration laboratories, *E Filipe*

Nonlinear least squares and Bayesian inference, *A B Forbes*

Measurement strategy analysis for out-of-roundness measurement with CMM, *B Gapinski, M Rucki, M Pawlowski*

Dedicated software package for pressure regulation at 1 ppm level using a gas controlled heat pipe, *S Giunta, A Merlone, P Marcarino, S Botta, V Giovanetti*

Model adequacy measurements estimation and improvement, *V A Granovsky, T N Siraya*

A New Guide for the development and assessment of measurement software, *N Greif, G Parkin*

Current issues in the evaluation of ionising radiation measurements, *D Grientschnig*

Modelling and uncertainty estimates for numerically reconstructed profiles in scatterometry, *H Gross, A Rathsfeld, M Bär*

Kalman filter type sequential method with stopping rule for calibration of measurement instruments, *C Hajiyev*

Determination of optimum input signals via D-optimality criterion for calibration of measurement instruments, *C Hajiyev*

An extension of the GUM tree method for complex numbers, *B D Hall*

Digital filtering for dynamic uncertainty, *J P Hessling*

Considerations and developments in uncertainty evaluations in chemical metrology, *R Kaarls*

Quality by design applications to analytical methods in the pharmaceutical industry, *R S Kenett, D A Kenett*

Framework for evaluation of uncertainty with test of linearity using covering arrays, *R Kessel, R Kacker*

Challenges in practical dynamic calibration, *M Kobusch, T Bruns, E Franke*

Derivation of an output PDF from Baayes’ theorem and the principle of maximum entropy, *I Lira, C Elster, W Wöger*

Evaluation of uncertainties on datum-system reference, *J Mailhe, J-M Linares, J-M Sprauel*

Possibility distribution: a useful tool for representing coverage intervals with and without the probability density, *G P Mauris*

Implementation of some mathematical approximation methods of functions for study of the factors which influence the ferment activity of beer yeast, *M R Milici, R Rotar, L D Milici*

Measurement uncertainty calculation using MUSE: a software project to support the measurement community with a freely available implementation of GUM Supplement 1, *M Müller, M Wolf, M Rösslein*

Robust line detection for line scale calibration,* J A Muñoz-Gòmez, C Galvan*

Analysis of consistency of the basic concepts for the expression of uncertainty in present international written standards and guides, *F Pavese*

An optimised uncertainty approach to guard-banding in global conformity assessment, *L R Pendrill*

From GUM to alternative methods for measurement uncertainty evaluation, *M Priel*

The propagation of uncertainty related to the calibration functions of platinum resistance thermometers and possible correlation effects, *A S Ribeiro, J A Sousa, C O Costa, M G Cox, P M Harris*

Measurement of characteristics related to human perception, *G B Rossi*

Lossless compression of computer tomography, *R Schmitt, P Fritz*

Declaration and specification of a geometrical part in the language of geometric algebra, *P Serré, M Moinet, A Clément*

Modelling of dynamic measurement systems and uncertainty analysis employing discretised state-space forms, *K-D Sommer, U Hanebeck, M Krystek, F Sawo*

Optimal decision rules and limits of detection, *J A Sousa, A B Forbes*

Validity of expanded uncertainties evaluated using the Monte Carlo method, *H Tanaka, K Ehara*

Model based uncertainty analysis in inter-laboratory studies, *B Toman, A Possolo*

Gear metrology of statistical tolerancing by numerical simulation, *J-P Vincent, C Baudouin, J Bruyere, J-Y Dantan, R Bigot*

Transferring Monte Carlo distributions in the evaluation of uncertainty, *R Willink*

Mathematical entropy and a criticism of a usage of the principle of maximum entropy, *R Willink*

Multivariate and functional clustering applied to measurements of laboratory analysis systems, *I Winzenborg, A Geistanger, U Stadtmüller*

Impact of correlation in the measured frequency response on the results of a dynamic calibration, *G Wübbeler, ALink, T Bruns, C Elster*

Uncertainty of standard concentrations, calibrations line and Predictions, *C Yardin, S Kaba*

The concept of “virtual microscope” for nanometrology, *A V Zablotskiy, A S Baturin, V S Bormashov*

Orthogonal distance fitting of precision free-form surfaces based on l1 norm, *Xiangchao Zhang, Xiangqian Jiang, P J Scott*

Allan variance and the uncertainty of autocorrelated measurements, *Nienfan Zhang*