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JCGM Working Group on the International Vocabulary of Metrology (VIM)

Working Group 2 (WG2) of the Joint Committee for Guides in Metrology (JCGM) has responsibility for maintaining the International Vocabulary of Metrology (VIM).

A corrected version of the third edition of the International Vocabulary of Metrology – Basic and General Concepts and Associated Terms was published in 2012 (JCGM 200:2012), and an "Annotated VIM3" (formally VIM Definitions with Informative Annotations) was published on the BIPM website in 2014. New annotations are added as and when they are approved by the Working Group.

Convenor:

  • Dr Charles Ehrlich [OIML]

Executive Secretary:

Members:

  • Dr Jerzy Borzyminski  [OIML]
  • Dr Mirella Maria Buzoianu  [BIPM]
  • Ms Michèle Desenfant  [ISO]
  • Dr Hidetaka Imai  [ILAC]
  • Dr Michael Krystek  [IEC]
  • Prof. Luca Mari  [IEC]
  • Prof. Claudio Narduzzi  [IEC]
  • Dr Gunnar Nordin  [IFCC]
  • Mr Jean Schwob  [ISO]
  • Dr Stefanie Trapmann  [ISO]
  • Prof. Ian Young  [IFCC]

WG2 regrets the recent passing of their long-time members Willem Kool and Paul De Bièvre.


  JCGM: Upcoming meetings
28 November to 1 December 2017: JCGM Working Group 1: GUM, in Pretoria, South Africa
4–8 December 2017: JCGM Working Group 2: VIM

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Bibliography on Uncertainty
JCGM Working Group on the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement (GUM)
JCGM Working Group on the International Vocabulary of Metrology (VIM)
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"Annotated VIM3"
Rationale papers on VIM3
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