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Estonian Journal of Engineering

Precise temperature measurement above 1000 °C using thermocouples; 310–319

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Author
Frank Edler

Abstract
Thermocouples are the most widely used electrical sensors in almost all temperature measurement applications in industry and research. Different types of thermocouples and calibration methods are described. Novel metal-carbon eutectic fixed points, usable for improved calibrations of thermocouples, and first results of their application at Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt are presented.
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