New signatory of the CIPM MRA: INM (Colombia)
: On behalf of INM (Instituto Nacional de Metrología de Colombia), Hernan Dario Alzate Sepulveda signed the CIPM MRA
on 15 May 2013.
See the updated list of participants in the CIPM MRA
New members of the CIPM
: Following the retirements of Prof. Göbel, Dr Hengstberger and Dr Schwitz from the International Committee of Weights and Measures (CIPM), three new members have been elected: Prof. Humberto Brandi (Director for Scientific and Industrial Metrology, INMETRO, Brazil), Dr Wynand Louw (Director, Technical Infrastructure Development, NMISA, South Africa) and Prof. Joachim Ullrich (President, PTB, Germany).
See list of CIPM members
CONSULTATION: Graphic design of the BIPM website
: The BIPM has launched a Consultation for the graphic design of the BIPM website
Deadline for receipt of replies: 21 May 2013. Download the complete file
We are pleased to announce that articles can now be published in Metrologia on an open access basis
: To provide the greatest flexibility to authors the journal will now operate under a hybrid model, accepting both standard and open access submissions.
Browse Metrologia online
Metrology training courses aimed at assisting developing countries
: NMI- and RMO-run metrology training courses aimed specifically at assisting developing countries are now listed under the BIPM banner on the DCMAS Network website. Details of other such courses, including appropriate text, links and documents, should please be submitted by email
for inclusion in the list.
Conferences, workshops and general assemblies
will continue to be listed on the BIPM website.
Visit the DCMAS Network website