Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2017 - Fundamental

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT- f01Large-scale statistical data analysis and computation for metrologyNot Funded
SRT- f02Single-photon sources as new quantum standardsFunded as 17FUN06
SRT- f03Metrology for topological spin structuresFunded as 17FUN08
SRT- f04Light-matter interplay for optical metrology beyond the classical spatial resolution limitsFunded as 17FUN01
SRT- f05Volume Photography: a new approach to the three dimensional measurement of light distributionsNot Funded
SRT- f06Josephson traveling wave parametric amplifier and its application for metrologyFunded as 17FUN10
SRT- f07Coulomb Crystals for ClocksFunded as 17FUN07
SRT- f08Measurement of fundamental nuclear decay data using metallic magnetic calorimetersFunded as 17FUN02
SRT- f09Realisation of a Unified pH ScaleFunded as 17FUN09
SRT- f10Metrological quantification of physical, chemical and biological radio-sensitising effects of high-Z nanomaterialsNot Funded
SRT- f11Metrology for broadband ro-vibrational spectroscopic thermometryNo bid
SRT- f12Self-calibrating photodiodes for the radiometric linkage to fundamental constantsNot Funded
SRT- f13Accurate atomic and molecular interactions for thermophysical standards Not Funded
SRT- f14Photonic and Optomechanical Sensors for Nanoscaled and Quantum ThermometryFunded as 17FUN05
SRT- f15The quantum anomalous Hall effect in topological insulatorsNot Funded
SRT- f16Coherent quantum phase slips in superconducting nanowires for metrological applicationsNot Funded
SRT- f17Ultra-stable optical oscillators from quantum coherent and entangled systemsFunded as 17FUN03
SRT- f18Single-electron quantum optics for quantum-enhanced measurementsFunded as 17FUN04

Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2017 - Industry

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-i01Metrology for portable emissions measurement systemsNo bid
SRT-i02Traceable metrology for optical CMMs and quantitative microscopy in industryNot funded
SRT-i03Photon-based metrology for future semiconductor manufacturingNot funded
SRT-i04Advanced Computed Tomography for dimensional and surface measurements in industryFunded as 17IND08
SRT-i05Large Volume Metrology ApplicationsFunded as 17IND03
SRT-i06Digitisation-ready metrology for drivetrain componentsNot funded
SRT-i07EMC Intermediate Facilities for Compliance Testing in IndustryNot funded
SRT-i08Metrology for the dynamics of industrial magnetic sensors and sensor materialsNot funded
SRT-i09Metrology for the next-generation digital substation instrumentationFunded as 17IND06
SRT-i10Metrology for the next generation of modulated radio frequency signalsNot funded
SRT-i11Ultra-sensitive cryogen-free magnetic field sensors for industrial applicationsNot funded
SRT-i12Compressed Sensing for dynamic and RF waveformsNo bid
SRT-i13Metrology for real-world domestic water meteringFunded as 17IND13
SRT-i14Metrology for cosmetic industry productsNot funded
SRT-i15Multifunctional ultrafast microprobes for on-the-machine measurementsFunded as 17IND05
SRT-i16Metrology for the Factory of the FutureFunded as 17IND12
SRT-i17Metrology for Airborne Molecular Contaminants IIFunded as 17IND09
SRT-i18Translational metrology for synthetic biology and€“ the manufacturing capability of the 4th industrial revolutionNot funded
SRT-i19Procedures allowing medical-implant manufacturers to demonstrate compliance with MRI safety regulationsFunded as 17IND01
SRT-i20Development of measurement and calibration techniques for dynamic pressures and temperaturesFunded as 17IND07
SRT-i21Co-ordinated metrology to support a European test and certification infrastructure for quantum cryptographyNot funded
SRT-i22Metrology for the photonics industry, optical component manufacturing and optical interconnects within data centresNot funded
SRT-i23Metrology for Manufacturing, Installing and Characterising Smart LightingNo bid
SRT-i24The European Metrology Cloud - A Digital Quality Infrastructure for innovative products and services in the Digital Single MarketNot funded
SRT-i25Quality assessment of electric vehicle Li-ion batteries for second use applicationsFunded as 17IND10
SRT-i26Precision Time for IndustryFunded as 17IND14
SRT-i27Communication and validation of smart data in IoT-networksFunded as 17IND02
SRT-i28Enhancing process efficiency through improved temperature measurement 2Funded as 17IND04
SRT-i29Industrial process optimisation through improved metrology of thermophysical propertiesFunded as 17IND11

Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2017 - Normative

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-n01Improved traceability chain of nanoparticle size measurements

Funded as  17NRM04

SRT-n02Advancing measurement uncertainty - comprehensive examples for key international standards

Funded as  17NRM05

SRT-n03Electromagnetic Interference on Static Electricity Meters

Funded as  17NRM02

SRT-n04Establishing standards for calibration of digital sensing systems for acoustics and vibrationNo bid
SRT-n05Metrology for assessing Energy Performance of Buildings under operating conditionsNot funded
SRT-n06Measurement of the focal spot size on X-ray tubes with spot sizes down to 100 nmNo bid
SRT-n07Thermal conductivity measurement of Super Insulating Materials and measurement uncertainty reductionNo bid
SRT-n08Determination of thermal resistance by means of guarded hot plate method up to 850 °CNo bid
SRT-n09Loss Measurements on Power Transformers and Reactors 

Funded as  17NRM01

SRT-n10Supporting Industrial Scope-Extension for ISO Wet-Gas Flow Measurement Standards Not funded
SRT-n11Standards for the evaluation of the uncertainty of coordinate measurements in industry

Funded as  17NRM03

Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2017 - Research Potential

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-r01Versatile electrical impedance calibration laboratory based on digital impedance bridges

Funded as  17RPT04

SRT-r02A digital traceability chain for ac voltage and currentFunded as 17RPT03
SRT-r03Development of expanded metrological capability for medical ultrasoundNot Funded 
SRT-r04Metrology for outdoor air qualityNot Funded 
SRT-r05Research capabilities for coordinate metrology, contact measurement probes and stylus instrumentsNot Funded 
SRT-r06Length measurements for volume metrologyNot Funded 
SRT-r07Research capabilities for radiation protection dosimetersFunded as 17RPT01
SRT-r08Establishing traceability for liquid density measurementsFunded as 17RPT02
SRT-r09Introducing simulators as a means to establish traceability in dynamic blood pressure measurementsNot Funded 
SRT-r10Improving Traceable Metrology Capabilities for Temperature Measurements by ThermocouplesNot Funded 

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