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NIST Scientists Improve Microscopic Batteries with Homebuilt Imaging Analysis
Release Date: 09/26/2014

In a rare case of having their cake and eating it too, scientists from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and other … more

World’s Smallest Reference Material is Big Plus for Nanotechnology
Release Date: 09/24/2014

If it's true that good things come in small packages, then the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) can now make anyone working … more

NIST Awards Contract to MITRE to Support Cybersecurity Center of Excellence
Release Date: 09/24/2014

Initial Tasks under IDIQ Contract Total $29 Million to Operate Newly Established Federally Funded Research and Development Center The U.S. … more

Conferences and Events
Joint NIST Underwriters Laboratory meeting
September 30-October 2, 2014

This meeting has two distinct objectives:  First, work on the current issues surrounding changes to the existing UL 746 process including the … more

Quantum Opportunities in Gravitational Wave Detectors
October 3, 2014

Long ago predicted by Albert Einstein on the basis of general relativity, the existence of gravitational waves is still an active topic of … more

SWMA--Evaluating Performance, Learning Objectives and Training Effectiveness for Managers
October 5, 2014

The top two responses from students after training about their failure to implement training concepts and skills are: 1) I haven’t had time and 2) … more