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Metrological Information Technology

Department 8.5


Cross-sectional tasks within the fields of information technology in metrology and type approval for cash gaming machines.


  • Conformity assessment of complex software and ICT components in regulated measurement instruments.
  • Research and development projects aiming at the scientific and technological advancement of metrological services and for the technology transfer towards SMEs.
  • National and international harmonization of legal metrology in the field of software and information and communication technology (WELMEC, OIML).
  • Counseling and coordinative tasks for politics, economic partners and public authorities.


The department 8.5 is faculty member of the Helmholtz Research School on Security Technologies (HRSST).

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