Measurement Techniques

Om kursen

Course description
  • This course will provide PhD students with fundamentals to measurement techniques applicable to the field of civil engineering. In the course the following topics will be handled:
  • Uncertainties General aspects,
  • Concept and planning of measurement,
  • Selection of test methods - Quality vs costs,
  • Standardisation and accreditation,
  • Estimation of error and uncertainty,
  • Measurement instrument and calibration of instrument,
  • Organisation of inter-comparison tests,
  • Precision of test methods
  • Collection, analysis and treatment of data, and

The problems and questions from students own measurement experiments and studies will be discussed in the course.

Registrering/Application information
Application is made by sending an email to Tang Luping

Mer information

Email to:, phone: +46 (0)31 772 2305, Department of Architecture and Civil Engineering, Sven Hultins gata 6


Technical reports, book chapters, journal articles, and handouts will be supplied before and during the course


Professor Tang Luping, avdelningen för Byggnadsteknologi