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Displaying events from January 01, 2014 To March 30, 2014 - See All 2014

January 8, 2014

National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Proposed Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC) The National Institute of … more

Method of Sale and Test Procedure for Bag on Valve Technology
January 9, 2014

To discuss an appropriate Method of Sale for Bag on Valve (BOV) products. Provide a recommendation on the Method of Sale and test procedure for BOV … more

Photoluminescence of the Titanium Dioxide-Effect of UV Light and Adsorbed Molecules on Surface Band Structure
January 13, 2014

The photoluminescence (PL) of powdered titanium dioxide at 529.5 nm (2.34 eV) has been found to be a sensitive indicator of UV-induced surface … more

Fundamentals of Metrology
January 13-17, 2014

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Tunneling Anisotropic Magneto-Seebeck Effect
January 14, 2014

Due to their ubiquitous presence in spinning hard-drive technologies and growing potential as commercially viable memory bits, magnetic tunnel … more

Theoretical Physics and the Phenomena of Life: How Much Can We Calculate?
January 15, 2014

Whether we are looking up at a flock of birds, coherent yet fluid as they move the sky, or peering through a microscope at the intricate dance of … more

Imaging Life at High Spatiotemporal Resolution
January 16, 2014

As our understanding of biological systems has increased, so has the complexity of our questions and the need for more advanced optical tools to … more

Nanophotonic optomechanics in Si and wide-bandgap materials
January 17, 2014

Recent advances in optomechanics utilize the co-localization of optical and mechanical modes for coherent energy exchange between photons and … more

Shocks and Consequences: Resilience Lessons Learned from Superstorm Sandy and the Boston Marathon Bombing
January 24, 2014

Escalating losses associated with unexpected events such as natural disasters, terrorism, and the mounting risk associated with cyber-attacks on … more

Quantum Motion and Microwave Fields
January 27, 2014

The boundary between quantum and classical physics is continually evolving, with nano- and micron scale mechanical oscillators very recently … more

2014 Cybersecurity Innovation Forum
January 28-30, 2014

The goal of the 2014 Cybersecurity Innovation Forum is to identify a principle-driven roadmap for the realization of an active cyber defense … more

Conducting an Effective Management Review
January 30, 2014

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the management review process, an important tool used by laboratories to foster communication between top … more

Memristors: artificial nano-synapses
January 31, 2014

Memristors are nanometer size non-volatile tunable resistances. The resistance state of these devices can be changed by varying the voltage or the … more

National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) Public Meeting
January 31, 2014

NIST is soliciting applications from eligible applicants to pilot online identity solutions that embrace and advance the NSTIC vision: that … more

In Situ Microscopy and Spectroscopy Study of the Early-Stage Oxidation of Metals and Alloys
February 3, 2014

Oxidation, with effects both beneficial and deleterious, plays an enormous role in technology, from causing serious corrosion problems, to … more

NIST Exhibits at 2014 BEYA STEM Conference
February 6-8, 2014

Easily the most-anticipated diversity event of the year, BEYA STEM Conference is a talent-rich environment for recruitment, networking and … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Volumetric - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods
February 10-13, 2014

The focus of this training will cover the requirements and test procedures within NIST Handbook 133, "Checking the Net Contents of Packaged … more

Nanoplasmonics: Physics and Applications
February 11, 2014

When light interacts with metallic nanostructures, it can excite free-electron near the metal surface. The electromagnetic resonances associated … more

SmartAmerica Challenge Workshop - Tech Jam
February 11, 2014

The SmartAmerica Challenge is bringing together organizations with cyber-physical systems (CPS) technology, programs, and test beds to demonstrate … more

NIST Exhibits at the AAAS Annual Meeting 2014
February 13-17, 2014

The AAAS annual meeting is the World's Largest General Scientific Society's event. This annual event is one of the most widely recognized global … more

Watch NIST OSAC Webcast Live-Feb. 18th Visit NIST at the AAFS Annual Meeting 2014
February 18-22, 2014

NIST Guidance Groups: Input Received & Proposed Plan Development Presentation & Live Webcast February 18, 2014 NIST presenters will share … more

Antiferromagnetic Domain Wall Manipulation and Measurement in Chromium Films
February 19, 2014

Antiferromagnets are described by their local magnetization as well as how this magnetization evolves with position. This contrasts with … more

Internal Auditing Best Practices
February 20, 2014

This 2 hour webinar will consider internal auditing techniques and best practices that are used by a metrology laboratory to comply with ISO/IEC … more

Black History Month Colloquium: Remembering NBS, My Gateway to a Future of Service and Opportunity
February 21, 2014

During this special Black History Month Colloquium, Dr. King will describe the powerful influence that her employment as a research chemist at the … more

Advances in Single Molecule Methods with Applications to Interfacial Science and Biophysics
February 24, 2014

Single molecule methods have proven to be powerful tools that can yield complementary information to standard, ensemble averaged techniques. … more

Brillouin Light Scattering Study of Linear and Nonlinear Spin Dynamics in Magnetic Thin Films
February 24, 2014

Brillouin light scattering (BLS), an inelastic light scattering technique, has been used for decades to study phonons and magnons, also known as … more

NIST Exhibits at 2014 RSA Conference
February 25-27, 2014

RSA Conferences are the pulse point of the security industry where leading practitioners connect to protect. Here you'll meet with top industry … more

NIST Handbook 130 Price Verification
February 26-27, 2014

To equip inspectors with an understanding and application of the NIST HB130 Examination Procedures Outline (EPO) on Price Verification, including … more

Topology, symmetry, and edge states in graphene heterostructures
February 27, 2014

Low-dimensional electronic systems have traditionally been obtained by electrostatically confining electrons, either in heterostructures or in … more

Data Science Symposium 2014
March 4-5, 2014

Given the explosion of data production, storage capabilities, communications technologies, computational power, and supporting infrastructure, … more

Cryptographic Key Management Workshop 2014
March 4-5, 2014

March 4 - NIST Delayed Opening - Due to snow and ice in Gaithersburg, NIST will not open until 10:00 a.m. March 4. The CKM Workshop will begin at … more

Enhancing Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Sensing through Micro‐ and Nanofabrication
March 6, 2014

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) has rapidly become one of the most widely used medical imaging and diagnostic tools. Not requiring ionizing … more

Building a Better Future, with Robots
March 7, 2014

Rodney Brooks envisions a future where robots will become our indispensable collaborators, working alongside workers on the factory floor and … more

NIST Handbook 130 Packaging and Labeling (5 day)
March 10-14, 2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a seminar for Weights and Measures Officials … more

Train the Trainer: Designing Training for High Performance
March 10-11, 2014

Taking subject matter experts (SME) and simply assigning them to a training function is a common strategy when implementing training. Most SMEs in … more

NIST Exhibits at 2014 MSC Conference
March 12-14, 2014

Get ready to learn, network and set new ideas in motion! Take your knowledge to the next level at our annual user conference and join over a … more

Workshop: Measurement Challenges and Opportunities in Developing Smart Grid Testbeds
March 13-14, 2014

To achieve the full potential of the evolving smart grid, industry, academia, and government laboratories are developing dedicated testbeds to … more

Engineering Computation and Living Materials with Synthetic Biology
March 13, 2014

Exponential improvements in semiconductor technology have catalyzed amazing advancements in electronics over the past several decades and … more

NIST Civil Infrastructure Showcase
March 13-14, 2014

In 2008 and 2009, the Technology Innovation Program (TIP) at NIST held funding competitions in Civil Infrastructure (CI) entitled … more

Plasmonic Antennas for Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering: From Classical to Quantum
March 14, 2014

Surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) is an analytical technique that enables molecules to be identified from their vibrational spectra, even at … more

Static Analysis Tool Exposition (SATE) V Experience Workshop
March 14, 2014

Software must be developed to have high quality: quality cannot be "tested in". However auditors, certifiers, and others must assess the quality … more

27th FISSEA Conference
March 18-20, 2014

The Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA): Partners in Performance: Shaping the Future of Cybersecurity Awareness, … more

Using Solution Phase Self-Assembly to Control the Properties of Magnetic and Magnetoelectric Nanostructures
March 19, 2014

This talk will focus on the use of nanoscale architectures to control properties in magnetic and magnetoelectric materials. Magnetoelectric … more

Structure and Dynamics from Random Observations
March 20, 2014

Physicists are control freaks. At weddings, the bridal photo is taken under bright lights, with the happy couple holding still. Traditionally in … more

Catalytic Studies of Gold Nanoparticles using Single-Molecule Fluorescence Microscopy
March 21, 2014

Noble metal nanoparticles are an important class of catalyst, however they are inherently heterogeneous. This makes studying them at the … more

Entrepreneurship Pathways at NIST: Taking ideas from the lab to the market
March 21, 2014

NIST has a rich history of transferring ideas from the lab into the marketplace. At this special event you will hear stories about being an … more

Smart Fire Fighting, “Where Big Data and Fire Service Unite”
March 24-25, 2014

A one and one-half-day interactive workshop in support of the project to Develop a Research Roadmap for Smart Fire Fighting The fire service and … more

Cloud Computing Forensic Science Workshop
March 24, 2014

The New Frontiers in IT and Measurement Science Rapid advances in cloud computing require new methodologies for performing digital forensics in … more

The Intersection of Cloud and Mobility
March 25-27, 2014

The New Frontiers in IT and Measurement Science Rapid advances in mobile cloud computing are bringing sweeping changes to the way mobile computing … more

NIST Handbook 130 Packaging and Labeling (Tare)
March 26-28, 2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a seminar for Weights and Measures Officials … more

NIST Exhibits at the 2014 International Wireless Communications Expo
March 26-27, 2014

IWCE is the authoritative annual event for communications technology in the working world. Over 7,500 technology buyers from a diverse group of … more

State and Local Government Cybersecurity Framework Kickoff
March 27, 2014

View the webinar recording  (including slides) Download the slides (PDF) State and local CIOs and CISOs are invited to NIST's more

Development of tailored scanning probes to study condensed matter systems at the nanoscale: From high mobility two-dimensional electron systems to the nitrogen-vacancy center in diamond
March 28, 2014

High mobility electron systems have traditionally been difficult to spatially probe on a local scale because they are typically found at buried … more

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