Active Standard ASTM E2161 | Developed by Subcommittee: E37.03
Book of Standards Volume: 14.02
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1.2 This standard provides terminology relating to validating performance of thermal analysis methods and instrumentation. Terms that are generally understood or defined adequately in other readily available sources are not included.
1.5 Terminology commonly used in the study of precision and bias, in thermal analysis, and thermophysical properties may be found in Terminologies E177, E473, and E1142. Additional information on method validation may be found in the US Pharmacopeia and National Formulary, United States Pharmacopeial Convention, Inc. 12601 Twinbrook Parkway, Rockville, MD 20852.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
E177 Practice for Use of the Terms Precision and Bias in ASTM Test Methods
E473 Terminology Relating to Thermal Analysis and Rheology
E1142 Terminology Relating to Thermophysical Properties
ICS Number Code 01.040.17 (Metrology and measurement. Physical phenomena (Vocabularies)); 17.200.01 (Thermodynamics in general)