MAPAN Journal -32

MAPAN Journal
of Metrology Society of India

VOLUME CONTENTS 
Volume No. – 32

Volume 32, Issue 1

Original Paper
On the Attenuation of Light by a Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) Foam and Its Implementation as a Weight Sensor
D. U. Tamhane and A. R. Morarka
1-6
Original Paper
A Concept of Fuel Tank Calibration Process Automation Within IoT Infrastructure
M. Knyva, V. Knyva, Z. Nakutis, V. Dumbrava and M. Saunoris
7-15
Original Paper
Development of an Automated Precision Direct Current Source for Generation of pA Currents Based on Capacitance Charging Method at CSIR-NPL
B. Ehtesham, P. S. Bist and T. John
17-22
Original Paper
Erratum to: Development of an Automated Precision Direct Current Source for Generation of pA Currents Based on Capacitance Charging Method at CSIR-NPL
B. Ehtesham, P. S. Bist and T. John
23
Original Paper
Pressure Measurement and Traceability at NIS- Egypt
A. A. Eltawil
25-31
Original Paper
Thermal Heating Induced Fractionation Effect on d15N Measurements (Using Continuous Flow Isotope Ratio Mass-Spectrometry) for Samples Containing Lower N Contents
R. Agnihotri, R. Sawlani, C. Sharma and M. V. S. N. Prasad
33-38
Original Paper
Improved Automated System for AC Voltage Calibrations Using Extending Range Resistors
Rasha S. M. Ali and M. Helmy A. Raouf
39-42
Original Paper
Harmonic Estimation Base on Center Frequency Shift Algorithm
Y Xu, Y Liu, Z Li, Z Li and Q. Wang
43-50
Original Paper
Carbon Dioxide Respiration Rates in Wheat at Various Temperatures and Moisture Contents
E. Raudiene, D. Rusinskas, G. Balciunas, G. Juodeikiene and D. Gailius
51-58
Original Paper
Dependence of Coherence Scales of Ionospheric Scintillation Patterns on Magnetic Activity
G. A. Chavan, A. K. Sharma, O. B. Gurav, H. P. Gaikwad, D. P. Nade, S. S. Nikte, R. N. Ghodpageand P. T. Patil
59-65
Original Paper
Systematic Uncertainty Evaluation of the Cesium Fountain Primary Frequency Standard at NPL India
A. Acharya , V. Bharath, P. Arora, S. Yadav , A. Agarwal and A. S. Gupta
67-76
Original Paper
Revisit of Moving Average Technique for Smoothing GNSS Based Timing Data
P. Banerjee and S. Bansal
77-85

Volume 32, Issue 2

Original Paper
An Adapted Procedure for Calibration of the Non-digital Peak Pressure Indicators: Motor Compression Measuring Devices
C. Ekici
87-94
Original Paper
Design of Low Cost Broadband Ultrasonic Pulser–Receiver
K. Sharma, S. Singh and P. K. Dubey
95-100
Original Paper
Development of Crude Oil Reference Material Certified for the Concentrations of Sulfur, Iron, Nickel, Vanadium and Magnesium
A. B. Shehata, G. G. Mohamed and M. A. Gab-Allah
101-112
Original Paper
Design and Simulation of FBAR for Quality Factor Enhancement
Y. Kumar, K. Rangra and R. Agarwal
113-119
Original Paper
Modified Ultrasonic Technique to Study Gd-Doped ZnO Films
S. M. AL-Shomar, Mirham A. Y. Barakat and S. A. Mahmoud
121-126
Original Paper
A Comparative Study of Methods of Clock Ensemble Development
A. A. Bhardwajan, S. Maharana and T. S. Ganesh
127-130
Original Paper
Estimation of the Expanded Uncertainty of an Analytical Method to Quantify Aluminum in Tissue of Sprague Dawley Rats by FAAS and ETAAS
A.M. Garcıa-Alegrıa, A. Gomez-A lvarez, I. Anduro-Corona, A. Burgos-Herna´ndez, E. Ruiz-Bustos, R. Canett-Romero, M. G. Ca´nez-Carrasco and H.F. Astiazara´n-Garcı´a
131-141
Original Paper
A Coplanar Microstrip Antenna as a Dosimetric E-field Probe for GSM Frequencies
N. Narang, S. K. Dubey, P. S. Negi and V. N. Ojha
143-147
Original Paper
Certification of the Melt Flow Index of a Polymeric Reference Material Based on a Proficiency Testing Scheme
F. de Medeiros Albano, M. Pizzolato and T. M. Rodrigues
149-154
Original Paper
Study on Ambient Air Quality of Megacity Delhi, India During Odd–Even Strategy
S. K. Sharma, P. Agarwal, T. K. Mandal, S. G. Karapurkar, D. M. Shenoy, S. K. Peshin, A. Gupta, M. Saxena, S. Jain, A. Sharma and Saraswati
155-165

Volume 32, Issue 3

Original Paper
Development and Characterization of a Diaphragm-Shaped Force Transducer for Static Force Measurement
R. Kumar, B. D. Pant and S. Maji
167-174
Original Paper
Measurement Automation to Implement Evaluation Procedure of FourTerminal-Pair Capacitance Standards Using S-Parameters
Satish, Babita, B. Khurana and T. John
175-181
Original Paper
Studies on Lower Tropospheric Aerosols over New Delhi, India Using Lidar
S. R. Radhakrishnan, B. C. Arya, C. Sharma, A. Kumar and D. K. Shukla
183-191
Original Paper
Design and Construction of a Helical Resonator for Delivering Radio Frequency to an Ion Trap
N. Batra, S. Panja, S. De, A. Roy, S. Majhi, S. Yadav and A. Sen Gupta
193-198
Original Paper
Fully Automated Inductance Measuring System Using New Fabricated Inductance Box
M. Helmy A. Raouf, A. Eliwa Gad, El-Sayed Soliman A. Said and M. A. Elwany
199-205
Original Paper
Angle Encoding Disk Surface Parameters Evaluation Using Conventional Laser Head: Initial Study
V. Dumbrava, D. Pagodinas, V. Juska, I. Kupciunas and V. Knyva
207-214
Original Paper
Lubricant Oils as a Certified Reference Material for Cleveland Open Cup Flash Point Testers
H. E. Ahmed, M. Hassan, M. Nour, A. B. Shehata and M. Helmy
215-222
Original Paper
Scalable Measurement System for Multiple Impedance Gas Sensors
G. Lentka
223-228
Original Paper
Morphology, Mineralogy and Mixing of Individual Atmospheric Particles Over Kanpur (IGP): Relevance of Homogeneous Equivalent Sphere Approximation in Radiative Models
S. K. Mishra, N. Saha, S. Singh, C. Sharma, M. V. S. N. Prasad, S. Gautam, A. Misra, A. Gaur, D. Bhattu, S. Ghosh, A. Dwivedi, R. Dalai, D. Paul, T. Gupta,S. N. Tripathi and R. K. Kotnala
229-241
Original Paper
Bilateral Comparison of Spectral Irradiance Between NIM and VNIIOFI from 250 to 2500 nm
C. H. Dai, B. Khlevnoy, Z. F. Wu, Y. F. Wang, M. Solodilov, S. Kolesnikova, I. Grigoryeva, Y. D. Lin and L. Li
243-250

Volume 32, Issue 4

Original Paper
The Difference Between GUM and ISO/TC 15530-3 Method to Evaluate the Measurement Uncertainty of Flatness by a CMM
B. Strbac, V. Radlovacki, V. Spasic-Jokic, M. Delic and M. Hadzistevic
251-257
Original Paper
Performance Characterization of Capacitance Diaphragm Gauges with Different Diaphragm Materials Below 10% of Full Capacity
H. W. Song, M. Salazar, S. M. Kim and S.-Y. Woo
259-264
Original Paper
Effects of Nitrogen Dioxide and Carbon Monoxide on the Determination of Sulfur Dioxide by Flue Gas Analyzer
B. Guo, S. Xu , Q. Yu, F. Sui, A. Xu and N. Zhou
265-271
Original Paper
Estimation of Uncertainty in the Calibration of Industrial Platinum Resistance Thermometers (IPRT) Using Monte Carlo Method
A. S. Tistomo, D. Larassati, A. Achmadi, Purwowibowo and G. Zaid
273-278
Original Paper
Effective Form Error Assessment Using Improved Particle Swarm Optimization
V. K. Pathak and A. K. Singh
279-292
Original Paper
Low Force Measurement Based on Impedance of a Piezo-resonator
P. Purohit, Y. K. Yadav and S. S. K. Titus
293-296
Original Paper
Investigation of ITS-90 Inconsistencies in Overlap Region of the Water-indium, Water-tin, and Water-zinc Sub-ranges
B. A. Trisna, Suherlan and G. Zaid
297-303
Original Paper
A Study of the Fractionation Dose Effect on the Radiation Response of Windose B3 Dosimeter
H. Romdhana, A. Mejri, F. Ben Hatira and A. H. Hamzaoui
305-310
Original Paper
Development of a Dynamometer to Measure All Forces and Moments Applied on Tillage Tools
N. Nobakht, M. Askari, A. M. Nikbakht and Z. Ghorbani
311-319
Original Paper
Generation of Calibration Charts for Horizontal Petroleum Storage Tanks Using Microsoft Excel
O. O. Agboola, P. P. Ikubanni, R. A. Ibikunle, A. A. Adediran and B. T. Ogunsemi
321-327