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Temperature and Humidity Measurement

  • Y. Houdas
  • E. F. J. Ring

Abstract

Temperature is not measured in a true sense; it can only be ranged on a scale. To establish a temperature scale, i.e., to assign a numerical value to one temperature, one must choose a body or body system, called a thermometer, which has at least one property that varies with temperature according to a relationship of the form T = f(x), where T is the temperature of the thermometer at the value x of the chosen property.

Keywords

Liquid Crystal Skin Temperature Thermal Imaging Infrared Thermography Absolute Humidity 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1982

Authors and Affiliations

  • Y. Houdas
    • 1
  • E. F. J. Ring
    • 2
  1. 1.Lille UniversityLilleFrance
  2. 2.Royal National Hospital for Rheumatic DiseasesBathEngland

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