Eleanor Howick

Eleanor Howick (Masters of Science – Physics).
 
Eleanor is the Chief Metrologist for the Measurements and Standards Laboratory.  Extensive experience in advanced precision measurements including coordinate measurement and other advanced metrology measurements including precision photometric and optical measurements.
 
Publications

  1. Howick, E.F.*; Cochrane, D.M.J.*; Meier, D. 2007. Using a co-ordinate measuring machine to align multiple element large optical systems. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol.6676, Article number 66760L. 
  2. Qian, J.; Liu, X.Y.; Shi, C.Y.; Tan, H.P.; Cai, S.; Howick, E.F.*. 2007. Results from the regional APMP.L-K11 comparison hosted by NIM in November 2004. Metrologia. Vol.44, Technical supplement, p.04005. 
  3. Howick, E.F.*. 2007. Measurement matters: Putting the heat on length. Electrical and automation technology. Dec/Jan 2007, p, 35. 
  4. Fujima, I.; Hirai, A.; Matsumoto, H.; Brown, N.; Howick, E.F.*. 2006. APMP.L-K1: Calibration of gauge blocks by interferometry : final Report. Metrologia. Vol.43, Technical supplement, p.04004. 
  5. Brown,N.; Balita, R.; Chan, T.K.; Eom, T.B.; Howick, E.F.*. 2006. APMP.L-K2: Calibration of long gauge blocks : final Report. Metrologia. Vol.43, Technical supplement, p.04005. 
  6. Howick, E.F.*. 2005. Measurement matters: Circular arguments. Automation and control. Oct/Nov 2005, p.16. 
  7. Howick, E.F.*; Watkins, L.R.; Tan, S.M. 2003. Automation of a 1960's Hilger gauge block interferometer. Metrologia. Vol.40 (4), p.139-145. 
  8. Howick, E.F.*. 2003. An investigation into applying self-calibration techniques to measuring large optical components on a CMM. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol.5190, p.232-241. 
  9. Forde, L.C.*; Howick, E.F.*. 2003. An extension of traceable calibration for electronic distance measuring instruments beyond the length of the laboratory. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol.5190 , p.289-299. 
  10. Adams, J.; Langhorne, P.; Howick, E.F.*; Haines, E.M. 2002. Women in Physical Science in New Zealand. AIP conference proceedings. Vol.628 p.199-200. 
  11. Howick, E.F.*; Sutton, C.M.*. 2001. Development of an automated line scale measuring instrument. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol.4401, 112-119. 
  12. Cooper, S.J.; Howick, E.F.*; McLeod, D.R.*; Wright, D.N.; King, T.; Stedman, G.E. 2001. A Method to lower the detection limit for optical beat signals from a frequency dithered stabilised laser. Measurement science & technology. Vol.12, 1726-1733. 
  13. Forde, L.C.*; Howick, E.F.*. 2001. Development of a calibration system for electronic distance measuring instruments. Proceedings of SPIE: Volume 4401, Recent Developments in Traceable Dimensional Measurements. Decker, J.E. (editor); Brown, N. (editor). 4401, p.99-106. 
  14. Brown, N.; Jaatien, E.; Suh, H.; Howick, E.F.*; Xu, G.; Veldman, I.; Chartier, A.; Chartier, J.M. 2000. International comparisons of He-Ne lasers stabilized with <sup>127</sup>1<sub>2</sub> at [lambda] ~633 nm (July 1993 to September 1995. Part V, Comparison of Asian -Pacific and South African lasers at [lambda] ~633nm. Metrologia. Vol.37 no.2, p.107-113. 
  15. Watkins, L.; Howick, E.F.*. 2000. Automatic analysis of gauge block interference fringes. Optical Society of America Annual Conference. 
  16. Howick, E.F.*; Sutton, C.M.*. 1998. Improvements to a 1960's Hilger gauge block interferometer. Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol.3477. 
  17. Cooper, S.J.; Wright, D.N.; Howick, E.F.*. 1998. Frequency -space compression of the optical beat signal from an iodine stabilised helium-neon laser using a dither-tuned receiver. Australian Conference on Optics Lasers and Spectroscopy.