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Precocious GEM: Shape-Shifting Sensor Can Report Conditions from Deep in the Body
Release Date: 03/27/2015

Scientists working at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have devised and … more

NIST, NTIA, DOD Agree to Facilitate Testing and Evaluation of Wireless Spectrum-Sharing Methods
Release Date: 03/25/2015

Credit: ©italianestro/Shutterstock The Department of Commerce (DOC) and Department of Defense (DOD) have signed a memorandum of agreement that … more

NIST International Symposium Seeks Improved Quality in Forensics
Release Date: 03/20/2015

For decades, research programs at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have made significant contributions to forensic … more

Conferences and Events
Parametrically Excited Electrostatically Coupled Micro Oscillators
March 30, 2015

Resonant micro- and nanoelectromechanical (MEMS/NEMS) devices find application in biological and chemical sensors, scientific instruments allowing … more

NISTIR 6969 SOP 8 - Part 1
April 1, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will examine calibrating large tolerance weights using the Modified Substitution Mass Calibration procedure (SOP 8).  Learning … more

Workshop on Cybersecurity in a Post-Quantum World
April 2-3, 2015

The advent of practical quantum computing will break all commonly used public key cryptographic algorithms. In response, NIST is researching … more