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NIST Helps Develop New Standard for Microsensor Technology
Release Date: 09/09/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has contributed to the development of a new standard for defining the performance of … more

Polonium's Most Stable Isotope Gets Revised Half-Life Measurement
Release Date: 09/09/2014

Scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have determined* that polonium-209, the longest-lived isotope of this … more

New Forensic Subcommittee on Digital Evidence Added to Organization of Scientific Area Committees
Release Date: 09/08/2014

Digital evidence, one of the fastest growing areas of forensic science, will now have its own subcommittee in the National Institute of Standards … more

Conferences and Events
2nd Privacy Engineering Workshop
September 15-16, 2014

Privacy is a challenging subject that spans a number of domains, including law, policy and technology. Notwithstanding numerous sets of … more

NIST DNA Analyst Webinar Series: Probabilistic Genotyping and Software Programs (Part 2)
September 18, 2014

NIST will host a series of free webinars focused on topics of interest to DNA analysts. This three-hour webinar will be held on September 18, 2014, … more

WWMA--Evaluating Performance, Learning Objectives and Training Effectiveness for Managers
September 18, 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