Seminar Pressure

Measurand pressure in gases and fluids

Target group

  • employees of calibration laboratories
  • employees of testing laboratories
  • process manager


  • Basis: Calibration guideline Calibration of pressure measuring instruments according to DKD-R 6-1
  • Physical basics of pressure measurement technology
  • Functionality of analog and digital sensors
  • Operation of piston pressure gauges
  • Applications with pressure controller
  • Metrological influences
    • standard measuring equipment
    • Measurement setup
    • Repeatability
    • Hysteresis
  • Uncertainty of measurement balances
    • Basics (normal distribution, rectangular distribution)
    • Modeling
    • Standard measurement equipment (calibration uncertainty, drift estimation)
    • Calibration object (measurement, repeatability, hysteresis)
    • Specification of the complete measurement result (k-factor)
  • Result reports and calibration certificates


  • Measurement, testing, calibration of pressure transducers by training participants
  • Discussion of the measurement setup and the result
  • Preparation of a measurement uncertainty balance

Aim of our training

  • Acquisition of basic knowledge of pressure measurement technology
  • Deepening your knowledge of pressure measurement technology...