AAT Veterinary Infrared Thermography Guidelines
These guidelines were prepared by members of the American Academy Of
Thermology (AAT) as a guide to aid the performance of veterinary medical
infrared imaging in evaluating patients with neuromusculoskeletal
complaints and form the basis of our iRed accredited courses.
ISO 18434-1:2008 provides an introduction to the application of infrared thermography (IRT) to machinery condition monitoring and diagnostics, where "machinery" includes machine auxiliaries such as valves, fluid and electrically powered machines, and machinery-related heat exchanger equipment. In addition, IR applications pertaining to machinery performance assessment are addressed.
ISO 18434-1:2008: introduces the terminology of IRT as it pertains to condition monitoring and diagnostics of machines; describes the types of IRT procedures and their merits; provides guidance on establishing severity assessment criteria for anomalies identified by IRT; outlines methods and requirements for carrying out IRT of machines, including safety recommendations; provides information on data interpretation, and assessment criteria and reporting requirements; provides procedures for determining and compensating for reflected apparent temperature, emissivity, and attenuating media.
ISO 18434-1:2008 also encompasses testing procedures for determining and compensating for reflected apparent temperature, emissivity, and attenuating media when measuring the surface temperature of a target with a quantitative IRT camera.
ISO 18436-7:2014 specifies the requirements for qualification and assessment of personnel who perform machinery condition monitoring and diagnostics using infrared thermography.
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Please note: No part of these ISO Standards or AAT Guideline may be reproduced in any form, in an electronic retrieval system or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the publisher.
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