Comparison of Absolute Gravimeters, Walferdange 2015

 Project Description

The comparison is intended to be organised as EURAMET.M.G-K2 key comparison and pilot study and linked to the CCM.G-K2 by means of three joint participants. The results of comparison will also be used for demonstrating different adjustment approaches and for improvement of the Technical Protocol of comparisons.

The comparison will be held in Walferdange, laboratory of University of Luxembourg, due to a capability for hosting 15 participants within a week.

 Final Report 2017-03-07

The comparison has been completed and results are published in the KCBD.


Mass and Related Quantities (M)
Vojtech Pálinkás, VÚGTK (Czech Republic)
Phone: +420 323649235
Coordinating Institute
VÚGTK (Czech Republic)
Participating Partners
FGI-GG (Finland)
INRIM (Italy)
Further Partners
University of Luxembourg (Luxembourg)
Institute of Geodesy and Cartography (Poland)
Institut für Erdmessung (Germany)
Bundesamt für Kartographie und Geodäsie (Germany)
Royal Observatory of Belgium (Belgium)
Lantmäteriet (Sweden)
Technical University of Delft (Netherlands)
Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (Italy)
Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava (Slovakia)
National Geodetic Survey (United States)
NERC / Space Geodesy Facility (United Kingdom)
Warsaw University of Technology (Poland)
Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Volcanologia (Italy)
Micro-g LaCoste (United States)