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NPL Event: Thermocouple Users and Manufacturers Conference Is Open for Registrations

Thermocouple Users and Manufacturers Conference

A one-day conference on recent developments and contemporary challenges for users and manufacturers of thermocouples

Tuesday 22 November 2016 National Physical Laboratory, UK

Confirmed speakers from Autoclave & Industrial Controls, BAE Systems, Bodycote Heat Treatments, Cambridge University, CCPI Europe, Isotech, Meggitt Sensing Systems, Siemens, and UKAS


Thermocouples are by far the most widely used temperature sensor in industry and academia. This conference is aimed at decision makers in the manufacture and use of thermocouples.

It will enable discussion of:

•   The latest developments in the field of thermocouple thermometry

•   End-users’ requirements and challenges 

Conference themes

•   Technologies

•   Drift and lifetime assessment

•   Materials

•   Manufacturing, annealing, heat treatment

•   Common sources of error

•   New developments

•   Temperature scale & SI developments 

Potential application areas

•   Energy generation

•   Process control

•   Heat treatment

•   Casting

•   Forging

•   Gas turbines

•   Internal combustion engines

Workshop highlights

•   Invited speakers will present reviews of the latest developments and state of the art

•   There is an opportunity to contribute oral presentations on technical challenges as well as technical solutions

•   Networking opportunities 

Location and venue

The workshop will be held at:
 National Physical Laboratory, Hampton Road, 
Teddington, TW11 0LW, UK 

Key dates

  • Expression of interest to give a presentation: Open
  • Programme and registration: 1 August 2016
  • Registration deadline: 15 November 2016
  • Conference opens: 22 November 2016 

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This event is co-sponsored by: Institute of Measurement and Control

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