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High Pressure Standards

Roland Wisniewski 

Warsaw University of Technology, Department of Technical Physics and Applied Mathematics, Warszawa, Poland


- Pressure: definitions, sorts, interpretations.
- Types of primary pressure standards, some history of problem.
- Pressure standards based on dead-weight manometer (pressure
definition of the effective area (Aeff).
- Types of pressure balances: constructional principles, metrological
properties, corrections, methods of their calculations, theoretical
experimental methods of Aeff determination as a function of pressure.
- Complicated systems of primary pressure standards.
- Actual problem of 3GPa primary pressure standard.
- International, practical pressure scale (fixed pressure points).
- Primary character of dynamic pressure measurements.
- Actual state of pressure standards in the World and Poland.


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Presentation: oral at High Pressure School 1999 (3rd), by Roland Wisniewski
See On-line Journal of High Pressure School 1999 (3rd)

Submitted: 2003-02-16 17:33
Revised:   2009-06-08 12:55