Collaborative Research Projects

Please find below selected joint research projects from EURAMET's European Metrology Research Projects (EMRP and EMPIR) that are related to Mathmet:

Current projects

Trustworthy virtual experiments and digital twins


Simulation models, that can mimic or replicate physical systems, are used in a wide range of industries to design, test and develop products. As well ...

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Fundamental principles of sensor network metrology


Sensor networks can be comprised of dozens, hundreds, or thousands of sensors, often measuring different parameters under different environmental cond...

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Uncertainty quantification for machine learning models applied to photoplethysmography signals


Photoplethysmography (PPG) uses optical measurements to determine the volumetric changes of body fluids, for example blood. This non-invasive method i...

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Affordable low-field MRI reference system


Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) uses radio waves and large magnetic fields to help identify conditions ranging from damaged ligaments to cancer. Arou...

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Developing a metrological framework for assessment of image-based Artificial Intelligence systems for disease detection


It is estimated that cancer incidence will increase by 21 % by 2040. Preventative screening is integral to the early detection and treatment of many f...

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Standardisation for safe implant scanning in MRI


Over 40 million Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) scans are performed annually in the EU to diagnose medical conditions. However, scanning of patients ...

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Traceable metrology of soft X-ray to IR optical constants and nanofilms for advanced manufacturing


The European Photonics industry encompasses over 5000 companies, 300,000 highly skilled jobs, and produces an annual turnover of €60 billion. Further ...

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Improved metrology for quantitative MRI


Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) combines strong magnetic fields and radio waves to produce detailed internal imaging without exposing patients to ion...

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Metrology for low-frequency sound and vibration


Low frequency Acoustics, Underwater acoustics and Vibration (AUV) phenomena in air, water and ground are used to detect major natural events such as e...

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Completed projects

Software for evaluating PET cardiac perfusion imaging uncertainties for more accurate diagnosis


Visualising the precise characteristics of blood flow (perfusion) is important for personalising patient treatments for cardiovascular disease (CVD), ...

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Radiotherapy coupled with hyperthermia - adapting the biological equivalent dose concept


Research studies of combined radiotherapy and heat therapies (hyperthermia) reported positive results but integrating these two cancer therapies has b...

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Quantitative MR-based imaging of physical biomarkers


Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is a commonly used medical scanning technique; more than 30 million scans are performed per year in EURAMET countries...

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Metrology of automated data analysis for cardiac arrhythmia management


Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is responsible for 3.9 million deaths a year in Europe. Currently, Electrocardiography (ECG) is used for a non-invasive a...

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Procedures allowing medical implant manufacturers to demonstrate compliance with MRI safety regulations


In the EU alone, the market for medical implants is worth 3 billion Euros. Of the 50 million European citizens carrying such devices, the majority wil...

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Metrology for the Factory of the Future


Factories of the future will use Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) environments; networks of devices and machine-learning algorithms that can autom...

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Advancing measurement uncertainty - comprehensive examples for key international standards


From manufacturing to medical diagnosis, organisations routinely make decisions based on measurement data. Awareness of the associated uncertainty and...

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Software to maximize end user uptake of conformity assessment with measurement uncertainty


From aerospace and automotive industries to the energy and health sectors, test and measurement equipment is used to assess systems and products. Conf...

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Metrology for multi-modality imaging of impaired tissue perfusion


Cardiovascular disease (CVD) covers a range of disorders of the heart or blood vessels, including angina and heart attacks, and is the leading cause o...

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Novel mathematical and statistical approaches to uncertainty evaluation


Measurement uncertainties are important in many applications, from ensuring precisely engineered components fit together to confirming batches of sens...

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