The A*STAR’s National Metrology Centre (NMC) is the national measurement institute of Singapore, dedicated to advancing measurement science for an innovative and competitive economy
NMC establishes, develops, maintains and disseminates the national measurement standards traceable to the International System of Units, providing key support to a wide spectrum of industry.
Achieving the nation’s highest level of physical measurement through close collaboration with leading national and international organisation.
With a multidisciplinary team of experienced scientists and engineers and state-of-the-art facilities, NMC provides dedicated services to industry partners to meet their specific needs.
NMC believes in working in close collaboration with industry partners, to create values for them and fuel growth for the industry.
About Metrology Upgrading Programme (MUP)
MUP aims to contribute to the productivity of the industry
through transferring and sharing knowledge and expertise in measurement
science and technology with the industry. This programme comprises
metrology courses, workshops, and seminars which are held throughout
the year. Technical staff and researchers who work on measurements and
instrumentation in the various industrial sectors will benefit from the
This course will introduce participants to temperature measurements
using appropriate liquid-in-glass thermometers and the necessary
correction and precaution to achieve high accuracy. The course covers:
An important aspect of the course is the laboratory sessions which
are specially designed to provide participants with valuable firsthand
experience in the use of state-of-the-art instruments for temperature
Mr. Victor Tan is a principal
metrologist with 28 years of experience in temperature metrology. He
set up the temperature measurement standards in NMC and has carried out
many projects and is consulted widely in this area. Mr. Victor Tan
received his training in thermometry in Australia.
Due to the limited number of places, acceptance of registration will
be based on a first-come-first-served basis. All successful
registrants will be informed. Payment is required on registration
confirmation. Crossed cheques should be made payable to “SCEI-NMC”.
Payment can also be made by credit card and NETS. If a registrant is
unable to attend, another candidate may replace him/her. A 50% refund
will be made only for withdrawals received in writing at least five
days before the commencement of the course. NMC reserves the right to
cancel or postpone the course. In the event of cancellation,
registration fees will be refunded in full.
National Metrology Centre
1 Science Park Drive
T: +65 6279 1900
F: +65 6279 1992/1993
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