MAPAN Journal Volume No. – 28

Number 1: March 2013

Original Paper
K. S. V. Subramanyam, V. Balaram, U. V. B. Reddy, M. Satyanarayanan, Parijat Roy
Problems Involved in Using Improper Calibration CRMs in Geochemical Analyses:
A Case Study on Mafic Rocks of Boggulakonda Pluton, East of Cuddapah Basin, India
1-9
Original Paper
S. S. K. Titus, S. K. Jain
Establishment and Development of Torque Metrology in CSIR-NPL for
Providing the Traceability in Torque Measurements to User Industries
11-16
Original Paper
Manpreet Singh, Raj Kumar Yadav, Rajesh Kumar
Discrete Wavelet Transform Based Measurement of
Inner Race Defect Width in Taper Roller Bearing
17-23
Original Paper
Mohd Saleem, M. A. Ansari, Jyotsana, A. K. Saxena
Study of Standard Mica Capacitors with Respect to Time and Temperature
25-29
Original Paper
Bijendra Pal, Saood Ahmad, A. K. Govil
Automation and Evaluation of Two Different Techniques to Calibrate
Precision Calibrators for Low Frequency Voltage Using Thermal Devices
31-36
Original Paper
Tsuneo Kikuchi
Tentative Uncertainty Evaluation of Thermal and
Mechanical Indices Used for Medical Ultrasound
37-39
Original Paper
A. Rani, S. C. Bhatt, D. D. Shivagan, Y. P. Singh
Characterization and Evaluation of Thermal Stability and Uniformity of a
Liquid Temperature Bath Containing a Toluene Heat Pipe
41-50
Original Paper
Goutam Mandal, Anil Kumar, Dinesh Chandra Sharma, Harish Kumar
Comparative Analysis of Different Air Density Equations
51-62

 


Number 2: June 2013

Original Paper
V. Balaram, M. Satyanarayanan, P. Krishna Murthy, C. Mohapatra, K. Laxman Prasad
Chemical Characterization of Cobalt Crust from Afanasy-Nikitin Seamount in the
Eastern Indian Ocean by Inductively Coupled Plasma Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry
63-77
Original Paper
Deepa Joshi, Ashok Kumar, Reeta Gupta, Sanjay Yadav
Sensitivity Enhancement of Concurrent Technique of Acoustic Impedance Measurement
79-83
Original Paper
Turgay Ozkan, Gulay Gulmez, Yakup Gulmez, Enis Turhan, N. Berna Tesneli
Uncertainty Analysis of Four-Terminal-Pair Capacitance Characterization up 30 MHz
85-90
Original Paper
Arti Rani, R. S. Upadhyay, Y. P. Singh
Investigating Temperature Distribution of Two Different Types of
Blackbody Sources Using Infrared Pyrometry Techniques
91-98
Original Paper
Babita, Satish, Ajeet Singh, A. K. Saxena
Determination and Validation of Average Value of National
Standard of DC Voltage Using Different Methods at CSIR-NPLI
99-104
Original Paper
J. S. Mandeep Prediction of Signal
Attenuation due to Rain Models at Tronoh, Malaysia
105-111
Original Paper
Saood Ahmad, Bijendra Pal, P. S. Negi, A. K. Bandyopadhyay
Assigning RF/DC Transfer Difference to High Frequency
Voltage Primary Standard up to 1 GHz at NPLI
113-117
Original Paper
Yousef Abbaspour-Gilandeh, Morteza Khanramaki
Design, Construction and Calibration of a Triaxial Dynamometer for
Measuring Forces and Moments Applied on Tillage Implements in Field Conditions
119-127
Original Paper
Arti Rani, Y. P. Singh
Comparison of Transfer Standard Industrial Lamps against PTB-assigned
Radiance Temperature of Vacuum and Gas Filled Tungsten Strip Lamps
129-140

Number 3: September 2013

Preface
Chuen J. Tsai, Shankar G. Aggarwal
Overview of the Gas and Aerosol Metrology
141-143
Original Paper
Paul Quincey, Sonya Beccaceci, David Butterfield, Dimitris Sarantaridis
Aerosol Metrology Supporting Air Quality Monitoring in the United Kingdom and Europe
145-152
Review Paper
Shankar G. Aggarwal, Sudhanshu Kumar, Papiya Mandal, Bighnaraj Sarangi, Khem Singh
Traceability Issue in PM2.5 and PM10 Measurements
153-166
Review Paper
J.G. Watson, Judith C. Chow, Richard J. Tropp, Xiao Liang Wang, S.D. Kohl
Standards and Traceability for Air Quality Measurements: Flow Rates and Gaseous Pollutants
167-179
Review Paper
Yury A. Kustikov, Boris I. Popov
Progress in Development of Russian National Measurement Standards in the Field of Mass Concentration Measurement of Suspended Particles
181-191
Review Paper
M. V. S. N. Prasad, C. Sharma, B. C. Arya, T. K. Mandal, S. Singh
Experimental Facilities to Monitor Various Types of Atmospheric Parameters in the Radio and Atmospheric Sciences Division (RASD) of CSIR-National Physical Laboratory
193-203
Original Paper
Amit Awasthi, Bo-Sen Wu, Chun-Nan Liu, Chun-Wan Chen, Shi-Nan Uang
The Effect of Nanoparticle Morphology on the Measurement Accuracy of Mobility Particle Sizers
205-215
Original Paper
He Jing, Siqin He, Qisheng Ou, Ta-Chih Hsiao, Da-Ren Chen
Development of a Compact Electrostatic Nanoparticle Sampler for Offline Aerosol Characterization
217-226
Original Paper
Alan C. Lloyd, Gaurav Bansal
Emissions from Transportation and Fuels: The Importance of Initial and Real World Measurements for Policy Making in India
227-234

Number 4: December 2013

Foreword
Rao CNR
Foreword
235
Preface
Janssen TJBM, Roy D
Nano-Science and Nano-Metrology for Societal Benefits
237
Review Paper
Janssen TJBM, Tzalenchuk A, Lara-Avila S, Kubatkin S, Fal’ko V Practical and Fundamental Impact of Epitaxial Graphene on Quantum Metrology
239
Original Paper
Kim M-S, Park Y-K, Kim J-H Millimeter-Scale Piezoresistive Cantilevers for Accurate Force Measurements at the Nano-Newton Level
251
Original Paper
Bonu V, Das A
Size Distribution of SnO2 Quantum Dots Studied by UV–Visible,
Transmission Electron Microscopy and X-Ray Diffraction
259
Review Paper
Srivastava AK
Role of NPL-India in Nanotechnology and Nanometrology
263
Original Paper
Mehrotra R, Jangir DK, Agarwal S, Ray B, Singh P, Srivastava AK
Interaction Studies of Anticancer Drug Lomustine with Calf Thymus
DNA using Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
273
Original Paper
Patsha A, Madapu KK, Dhara S
Raman Spectral Mapping of III–V Nitride and Graphene
Nanostructures
279
Review Paper
Roy D, Rae A
Prospects of the Emerging Raman Scattering Tools for Surface
and Nanoanalysis
285
Review Paper
Lazos-Martinez RJ, Gonzalez-Rojano N
Nanometrology in Emerging Economies: The Case of Mexico
299
Review Paper
Raina G
Atomic Force Microscopy as a Nanometrology Tool: Some Issues
and Future Targets
311
Original Paper
Jo DS, Senthil K, Chung HK, Yoon DH
Synthesis of High Luminescence Efficiency Nanosized Ca2SiO4:Eu2+
Phosphor Powder by Liquid Phase Precursor Technique
321
Original Paper
Phromsuwan U, Sirisathitkul Y, Sirisathitkul C, Muneesawang P,
Uyyanonvara B
Quantitative Analysis of X-ray Lithographic Pores by SEM Image
Processing
327
Review Paper
Williams JM
Cryogenic Current Comparators for the Realisation of Electrical
Quantum Standards
335