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On Manufacturing Day, NIST and NSF Launch New Consortium to Support Advanced Manufacturing
Release Date: 10/02/2015

The U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) announced today … more

NIST Seeks Comments on Guidance for Protecting Access to Information Systems
Release Date: 09/30/2015

As part of its efforts to provide practical solutions to real-world cybersecurity challenges, the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence … more

Study Reveals Forensic Facial Examiners Can Be Near Perfect
Release Date: 09/28/2015

In what might be the first face-off of its kind, trained forensics examiners from the FBI and law enforcement agencies worldwide were far more … more

Conferences and Events
MidAmerica Measurement Assurance Program (MidMAP)
October 5-8, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from MidMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, … more

Advancing Nanoparticle Manufacturing
October 7-8, 2015

Following decades of research and development, commercial products enabled by nanoparticles are poised to have broad impact in diverse sectors of … more

State Laboratory Workload Survey
October 13, 2015

Provide an opportunity to share the 2014 State Laboratory Workload Survey report to participants.  The eleventh edition of the State Laboratory … more