Introduction

General Philosophy of Metrology

Metrology is the science of measurement. Metrology is important to at all stages of manufacturing, from research and design to the quality of the finished product. This is because
  1. Metrology can help guarantee the precision and quality of a widening range of products and production processes.

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  3. Stringent requirements for precision-driven work such as weapons component manufacturing need corresponding measurement science and technology which can provide accurate measurement of various parameters and characteristics.
  4. As the manufacturing industries become players on a global scale, advanced metrology can enhance competitive capacity of manufacturing industries.