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Mind the Gap: Nanoscale Speed Bump Could Regulate Plasmons for High-Speed Data Flow
Release Date: 04/01/2015

  The plasmonic phase modulator is an inverted, nanoscale speed bump. Gold strands are stretched side by side across a gap just 270 nanometers … more

Federal Funding Opportunity Solicits Projects That Support Online Privacy
Release Date: 03/31/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is soliciting applications for funding pilot privacy-enhancing technologies that embrace … more

David Wilson of Morgan State University Joins NIST Advisory Committee
Release Date: 03/30/2015

David Wilson Credit: Anderson/NIST David Wilson has joined the National Institute of Standards and Technology's Visiting Committee on Advanced … more

Conferences and Events
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

NISTIR 6969 SOP 8 - Part 2
April 2, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will review and apply Uncertainty Calculations to the Modified Substitution Mass Calibration procedure from the "SOP 8, Part … more