TY - CHAP A1 - James Baker-Jarvis ED1 - Md. Zahurul Haq Y1 - 2012-03-07 PY - 2012 T1 - An Analysis of the Interaction of Electromagnetic and Thermal Fields with Materials Based on Fluctuations and Entropy Production N2 - Measurement is a multidisciplinary experimental science. Measurement systems synergistically blend science, engineering and statistical methods to provide fundamental data for research, design and development, control of processes and operations, and facilitate safe and economic performance of systems. In recent years, measuring techniques have expanded rapidly and gained maturity, through extensive research activities and hardware advancements. With individual chapters authored by eminent professionals in their respective topics, Advanced Topics in Measurements attempts to provide a comprehensive presentation and in-depth guidance on some of the key applied and advanced topics in measurements for scientists, engineers and educators. BT - Advanced Topics in Measurements SP - Ch. 10 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/36823 DO - 10.5772/36823 SN - PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2020-08-04 ER -