As the National Metrology Institute
representing the Republic of Korea, pursuant to
Article 13 of the Framework Act on National Standards,
KRISS provides internationally recognized
national measurement standards to its
customers in various industries as a
means to help improve the quality and
competitiveness of Korean industrial
products in global markets.
The Division of Physical Metrology is responsible for the realization and dissemination of measurement standards for the seven base units of the International System of Units (SI), as well as their derived units.more
Quality of Life
The Division of Metrology for Quality of Life serves as the nation's reference laboratory by providing measurement standards in the fields of chemical analysis, bioanalysis, and ionizing radiation.more
To secure the world's leading capability in measurement standards.
The Division of Industrial Metrology deals with applied metrology that is closely related to industry or is of demand in the public sector.more
The Division of Metrology for Future Technology works on research that enables the emergence and convergence of cutting-edge technologies.more