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Upcoming Statistical Metrology Short Courses for NIST Staff Members 

Please note: Upcoming short courses are only tentatively scheduled and subject to change until the title of the course is linked to a course announcement and registration information is posted.


Fundamentals of Uncertainty Analysis

April 28-30, 2015 in Gaithersburg, MD

This short course covers many aspects of the propagation of uncertainty using the methods outlined in the JCGM Guide to the Expression of Uncertainty in Measurement. Exercises and hands-on applications will use functions for uncertainty analysis from the free software package, metRology, written for the open-source R statistical computing environment. The functions will be accessed via an Excel graphical user interface that is available as a free add-in.


A listing of short courses given in the recent past by the Statistical Engineering Division for NIST staff members can be accessed here.