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Temperature is a critical process parameter in the heat treatment and forging of steel and must be accurately measured to properly control it. This appendix discusses the operating principles of thermocouples and infrared pyrometers, describing the various types as well as advantages and applications.

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2007. "Temperature Measurement", Steel Metallurgy for the Non-Metallurgist, John D. Verhoeven

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