Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2018 - Health

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-h01Metrology to enable rapid and accurate clinical measurements in acute management of sepsisFunded as 18HLT03
SRT-h02Metrology of ionisation track structure for characterisation of clinical hadron beamsNot Funded
SRT-h03Metrological challenges in multimodal bio-imaging for diagnosis and therapies of cancerNot Funded
SRT-h04Metrology of automated data analysis for cardiac arrhythmia managementFunded as 18HLT07
SRT-h05Metrology and innovation for early diagnosis and accurate stratification of patients with neurodegenerative diseasesFunded as 18HLT09
SRT-h06Measurements of phantom and tissue mimicking materials for quantitative MRI medical imagingNo bid
SRT-h07Metrology for reproducible chemical imaging with sub - cellular resolutionNot Funded
SRT-h08Quantitative MR-based imaging of physical biomarkersFunded as 18HLT05
SRT-h09Measurements for mitigating adverse health effects from atmospheric particulate pollutantsFunded as 18HLT02
SRT-h10Providing the measurement infrastructure to allow quantitative diagnostic methods for biomarkers of coronary heart diseasesFunded as 18HLT10
SRT-h11Standardisation of concentration measurements of extracellular vesicles for medical diagnosesFunded as 18HLT01
SRT-h12Measurements for screening and early diagnosis of lung diseases from exhaled breathNot Funded
SRT-h13Radiotherapy coupled with hyperthermia - adapting the biological equivalent dose conceptFunded as 18HLT06
SRT-h14Measurement underpinning theranostic approaches in cancer radiotherapy based on high-Z nanoparticlesNot Funded
SRT-h15Metrology for MR guided radiotherapyNot Funded
SRT-h16Quantification of image quality in X-ray diagnosticsNot Funded
SRT-h17Improved methods for activity measurement and distribution in patient for personalised nuclear medicineNot Funded
SRT-h18Metrology for drug deliveryFunded as 18HLT08
SRT-h19Measurements to support translation of liquid biopsies into routine clinical practice for personalised cancer managementNot Funded
SRT-h20Metrology for emerging radiopharmaceuticals delivering high linear energy transfer radiationNot Funded
SRT-h21Metrology for advanced radiotherapy using particle beams with ultra-high pulse dose ratesFunded as 18HLT04


Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2018 - SI Broader Scope

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-s01New strategies to establish and disseminate SI traceability for isotope ratios, the kilogram and the moleNot funded
SRT-s02Traceability for electrical measurements at millimetre-wave and terahertz frequencies for communications and electronics technologiesFunded as 18SIB09
SRT-s03Nanoscale traceable electrical quantity measurementsNot funded
SRT-s04Metrology for the next generation of modulated radio frequency signalsNot funded
SRT-s05Graphene impedance quantum standardFunded as 18SIB07
SRT-s06Determination of relevant decay data to realise the unit of activity Bq for radionuclides with complex beta decayNot funded
SRT-s07Traceable measurement chain for textures on 3D surfaces at below 10 nm uncertainty levelNot funded
SRT-s08Ultra-high accuracy cylinder and sphere metrologyNot funded
SRT-s09Large-scale dimensional measurements for geodesyFunded as 18SIB01
SRT-s10Towards quantum-based realisations of the pascalFunded as 18SIB04
SRT-s11Future photometry based on LED technologyNot funded
SRT-s12Self-calibrating photodiodes for the radiometric linkage to fundamental constantsFunded as 18SIB10
SRT-s13Realising the redefined kelvinFunded as 18SIB02
SRT-s14Metrology for ultra-trace water measurements in pure gasesNot funded
SRT-s15Optical clocks for the redefinition of the SI secondFunded as 18SIB05
SRT-s16Advanced time/frequency comparison and dissemination through optical telecommunication networksFunded as 18SIB06
SRT-s17Realisation of quantum traceability for voltage waveform metrologyNot funded
SRT-s19Comprehensive traceability for force metrology servicesFunded as 18SIB08
SRT-s20New quantities for the measurement of appearanceFunded as 18SIB03
SRT-s21Traceability of high optical laser power measurements via photon forceNot funded

Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2018 - Normative

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-n01Improving thermal conductivity measurements of super insulating materials (SIMs)No bid
SRT-n02Measurement of the focal spot size on X-ray tubes with spot sizes down to 100 nm

Funded as 18NRM07

SRT-n03Flow metering of non conventional gases (biogas, biomethane, hydrogen, syngas and mixtures with natural gas)

Funded as 18NRM06

SRT-n04Assessing energy performance of buildings under actual conditionsNot funded
SRT-n05Grid measurements of 2 kHz - 150 kHz harmonics to support normative emission limits for mass-market electrical goodsFunded as 18NRM05
SRT-n06Precision space solar cell calibrationNot funded
SRT-n07Traceable measurement methods for the characterisation of Analog-to-Digital ConvertersNo bid
SRT-n08Establishing the metrological foundation for revised ISO 81060 and IEC 80601-2-30 standards by introducing dynamic verification of sphygmomanometersNot funded
SRT-n09Primary standards and traceable measurement methods for X-ray emitting electronic brachytherapy devices

Funded as 18NRM02

SRT-n10Calibration and accuracy of non-catching instruments to measure liquid/solid atmospheric precipitationFunded as 18NRM03
SRT-n11Metrology for monitoring endocrine disrupting compounds under the Water Framework Directive

Funded as 18NRM01

SRT-n12Determining new uncertainty requirements for increasingly stringent legislative HCl industrial emission limitsFunded as 18NRM04 
SRT-n13Improving validated methods for identification and quantification of titanium dioxide in nanoparticle mixturesNot funded 
SRT-n16EMF exposure compliance for 5G and IoT devicesNo bid 

Selected Research Topics (SRTs) for EMPIR Call 2018 - Research Potential

SRT NumberSRT TitleResult
SRT-r01Developing an infrastructure for improved and harmonised metrological checks of blood-pressure measurements in Europe

Funded as 18RPT02

SRT-r02Traceability for contact probes and stylus instruments measurementsFunded as 18RPT01
SRT-r03Measurements for outdoor air qualityNo bid
SRT-r04Traceable measurement capabilities for monitoring thermocouple performanceFunded as 18RPT03 
SRT-r05Traceability of automatic level gauges in fuel reservoirs for legal metrology purposesNot Funded 

Selected Network Topics (SNTs) for EMPIR Call 2018 - Support for Networks

SNT NumberSNT TitleResult
SNT-w01Support for a European Metrology Network for mathematics and statistics

Funded as 18NET05

SNT-w02Support for a European Metrology Network for climate and ocean observationFunded as 18NET04
SNT-w03Support for a European Metrology Network on smart electricity gridsFunded as 18NET03
SNT-w04Support for a European Metrology Network on quantum technologiesNot Funded 
SNT-w05Support for a European Metrology Network for energy gasesFunded as 18NET01 
SNT-w06Support for a European Metrology Network on traceability in laboratory medicineFunded as 18NET02

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