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New NIST Center of Excellence to Improve Statistical Analysis of Forensic Evidence
Release Date: 05/26/2015

GAITHERSBURG, Md.—As part of a national collaborative effort to strengthen the scientific basis for forensic evidence used in the criminal justice … more

‘Measuring Stick’ Standard for Gene Sequencing Now Available from NIST
Release Date: 05/21/2015

The world’s first reference material to help ensure laboratories accurately “map” DNA for genetic testing, medical diagnoses and future customized … more

Global Cities Expo to Showcase ‘Internet of Things’ Apps, June 1
Release Date: 05/20/2015

The community of the future will solve problems using machines linked and coordinated by Internet-style networks. For a glimpse of this exciting … more

Conferences and Events
Designed-in Cybersecurity for Smart Cities: A Discussion of Unifying Architectures, Standards, Lessons Learned and R&D Strategies
May 27-28, 2015

The Designed-in Cybersecurity for Smart Cities Workshop is being jointly held by NIST and the Cybersecurity Research Alliance (CSRA). This … more

Autonomous Industrial Vehicles: From the Laboratory to the Factory Floor
May 30, 2015

To solicit researcher input for the development of consensus standards within ASTM International Committee F45 on Driverless Automatic Industrial … more

Liquefied Petroleum Gas Liquid-Measuring Devices
June 1-5, 2015

This 5 day seminar will teach students how to properly inspect and test LPG metering systems, i.e., perform an official examination by properly … more