Physical Metrology - strategic overview

BIPM work programme - Physical Metrology

Strategic overview

  • To provide a long-term primary realization of the kilogram.
  • To coordinate comparisons of primary realizations held by NMIs to support the mise en pratique for the kilogram.
  • To support the dissemination of the unit of mass by providing calibrations of mass standards on request to NMIs.
  • To develop and provide on-site comparisons using travelling quantum electrical standards.
  • To support the mise en pratique of the electrical units.
  • To exploit facilities at the BIPM by providing the highest-priority calibrations for electrical quantities requested by NMIs.



M. Michael Stock

Physical Metrology Department

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