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Table 2 Quantiles of uncertainty values

From: Uncertainty estimation for temperature measurement with diagnostic ultrasound

  δ𝜗>0.1 °C δ𝜗>6.0 °C
  Q 50 % /°C Q 5 % /°C Q 95 % /°C Q 50 % /°C Q 5 % /°C Q 95 % /°C
Heating and cooling       
Frame-to-frame 4 s before 3.92 0.20 377.30 24.77 1.57 389.81
Frame-to-frame 16 s before 0.47 0.05 79.10 8.06 0.97 112.44
Frame-to-base-frame 0.11 0.02 0.97 1.26 0.78 4.73
Only heating       
Frame-to-frame 4 s before 0.40 0.07 2.31 2.59 1.20 6.20
Frame-to-frame 16 s before 0.09 0.026 1.01 1.33 0.85 2.59
Frame-to-base-frame 0.08 0.018 2.02 2.04 0.84 5.74
  1. Five percent, 50 % (median), and 95 % quantiles of absolute temperature uncertainty in the heated region (δ𝜗>0.1 °C and δ𝜗>6.0 °C) considering the heating and cooling process, as well as solely the heating process. Minimum values are in bold