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Renovating Spaces and Preserving Places with Lasers
Release Date: 02/10/2016

When you want to preserve a place or enhance a space, sometimes the best approach is to take a laser to it. Not a cosmetic surgeon’s scalpel, or a … more

President’s FY 2017 Budget Request for NIST Supports High-Performance Computing, Biomanufacturing
Release Date: 02/10/2016

The U.S. Department of Commerce today released details of the President’s budget request for fiscal year 2017 for the National Institute of … more

Strengthening Public-Private Cooperation on Cybersecurity's Toughest Issues
Release Date: 02/08/2016

Guest blog post by Willie E. May, Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and NIST Director. Strong cybersecurity starts at the … more

Conferences and Events
Light Interaction with Nanoresonators
February 11, 2016

Simply because they enhance the electromagnetic field, micro/nano resonators play an important role in modern photonics. However, the theory of … more

Conducting an Effective Management Review
February 11, 2016

This 2 hour webinar introduces the Laboratory Management Review process, an important tool to foster communication between top management and … more

AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassadors Showcase
February 12, 2016

In a special 90-minute colloquium, we will hear from three scientists in the prestigious AAAS-Lemelson Invention Ambassors program, which promotes … more