ITS9 & MSC 2012: ITS9 Abstracts Available

Ninth International Temperature Symposium | March 19-23, 2012 | Los Angeles, California

ITS9 and the 2012 Measurement Science Conference

The Ninth International Temperature Symposium (ITS9) will be held?? March 19-23, 2012, in conjunction with the Measurement Science Conference 2012 (MSC 2012: at, along with a combined technology exhibition.

The International Temperature Symposia (ITS) have taken place approximately every ten years since 1919. These Symposia provide an opportunity for the presentation and publication of work related to the measurement and control of temperature with topics ranging from fundamental research on temperature scales to practical measurement.

The book of abstracts for the upcoming?? ITS9 is now available for viewing on the ITS9 web site, Use it to become an expert on the symposium topics and help you decide which talks to attend if you are attending, or peruse to understand more about the cutting edge in temperature sensing, standards, temperature scales and metrology.

The opening reception is on Monday, March 19 starting at 6:00 PM in the Magic Kingdom Ballroom 2.

9th International Temperature Symposium

Registration of the ITS9 continues, please see the??ITS9 registration page for details, including the contact person for obtaining bank wire information.

  • If you intend to register for ITS9 when you arrive, please send an e-mail to

The ITS9 Abstract Book is now available to download (7.4 MB).

The ITS9 Program may now be accessed by anyone with an EDAS account. An overview of the program is given below:

Symposium Program
The ITS9 Schedule Location Maps are now available.

The ITS9 Session Chair Assignment Matrix is now available.

All authors of an accepted abstract have a place reserved in the ITS9 program for their presentation – either in an oral or poster session.

Organizing Committee

Greg Strouse, General Chair
Weston Tew, Program Chair
Howard Yoon, Vice Program Chair
Chris Meyer, Proceedings Editor
Dawn Cross, Conference Secretary

Phone: +1 301 975 4811 and +1 301 975 2482
Fax: +1 301 548 0206 and +1 301 869 5700
E-mail: and


March 19-23,2012

Click here to view the MSC 2012 Technical Program in PDF format.

2012 Exhibits

Click here to view more than 85 of industry leading measurement and science organizations who will be exhibiting at the combined ITS9 and MSC 2012 Exhibits.


The MSC Tutorial Workshop program has been expanded for 2012. These informative courses taught by measurement experts are offered in full day and half day formats.

Course topics include Mass, Temperature, RF & Microwave, Metrology 101, Uncertainty, Torque and many more. Workshop dates are Tuesday, March 20 and Wednesday, March 21.

Click here for full course descriptions and registration information.

2012 MSC Committee (

President, Bob Everly
Arrangements / Site Selection Backup, Frank Mendoza
Conference Secretary / Awards, Gwen Lesch
ITS9 MSC-NIST Liason, Gregory Strouse