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NCSL International Washington/Oregon Training Event "The Power of Measurement"

Register today for the NCSLI Washington/Oregon "Power of Measurement" Training Event scheduled for June 2, 2016 at Energy Northwest. Sponsored by Boeing, Tegam, Fluke Calibration, Rosco Precision Machinery and New River Kinematics.

Richland, WA (PRWEB) May 17, 2016

This Measurement Training Event will be held at Energy Northwest in Richland, WA and will focus on “The Power of Measurement.” The meeting will serve as a great opportunity for measurement scientists, engineers, and practitioners to collaborate and share knowledge on measurement best practices and what’s on the cutting edge in respective measurement fields. Students from the local area colleges and universities are encouraged to attend free of charge and network with industry professionals.

The section meeting will include a white paper presentation by Dr. Evan Goetz from the Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) that recently measured the existence of gravitational waves. Dr. Goetz’s presentation will provide attendees insight in to how LIGO measures gravitational waves and LIGO calibration. To complete the section meeting, attendees will have the opportunity to tour LIGO.

Presentations, Tutorials, and Hands-on Demonstrations Include:

Observation of Gravitational Waves from a Binary Black Hole Merger: Metrology of Spacetime Using LIGO
Dr. Evan Goetz, Physicist, LIGO Scientific Collaboration and Virgo Collaboration

The Epistemology of Forensic Measurements
Ted Vosk, Attorney at Law/Consultant

Proficiency Testing: What to Do When Commercial Testing is Not Available
Jennifer Fleenor, Quality Engineer, Tektronix

Proposed Changes to ISO/IEC 17025 within the CASCO WG44 Committee Draft 2
Tony Reed, Quality Systems Specialist, The Boeing Company

How to Use a 5790B and A40B Shunts to Calibrate Current Sources
Rich McFadden, Fluke

Low Level Resistance Measurement Fundamentals, Challenges & Insights
A. Michael Sciulli, TEGAM Inc

Optimizing Geometric & Dimensional Measurement With Multiple Sensors
Bryan Muller, Metrology Engineer, Rosco Precision Machinery

Meeting Cost:
Students: Free
NCSLI Members: $20.00
Non-Members: $25.00

Meeting Location:
Energy Northwest
3000 George Washington Way
Richland, Washington 99354

Register today for yet another incredible metrological training experience

NCSL International
5766 Central Ave | Suite 150
Boulder, CO 80301 | 303-440-3339

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