Measurement Techniques

, Volume 51, Issue 7, pp 699–705 | Cite as

Estimating measurement uncertainty on using software

  • A. G. Chunovkina
  • V. A. Slaev
  • A. V. Stepanov
  • N. D. Zvyagin
General Problems of Metrology and Measurement Technique


Methods are examined for estimating the three basic components of the uncertainty in measurements resulting from the use of software: input data uncertainty, uncertainty associated with the processing algorithm, and uncertainty due to the software implementation of that algorithm.

Key words

software measurement uncertainty testing uncertainty transformation distribution transformation 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. G. Chunovkina
    • 1
  • V. A. Slaev
    • 1
  • A. V. Stepanov
    • 1
  • N. D. Zvyagin
    • 1
  1. 1.Mendeleev All-Russia Metrology Research InstituteSt. PetersburgRussia

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