Development of new and improved instrumentation and measuring systems,
including software, providing improved performance and reliability,
intelligent operation and cost efficiency for use in the field or
on production lines.
Development and improvement of measurement and testing methods,
sampling strategies and databases and production of the scientific
and technical data required for the definition of performance, reliability
and safety requirements.
Reference Materials (CRMs)
Development of the ability to produce and certify reference materials
to be used for identification, calibration and quality control in
physical, chemical and biological measurements and testing.