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Chemistry Programs & Projects

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Seabird Tissue and Archival Monitoring Project (STAMP)
Last Updated Date: 04/14/2016

In 1999, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge (USFWS-AMNWR), the U.S. Geological Survey Biological … more

Isotopes as Environmental Tracers in Archived Biological Specimens
Last Updated Date: 04/14/2016

There is increasing interest in the analytical and environmental communities in using mercury isotopic fingerprinting to identify source patterns … more

Methods and Measurements for Emerging Contaminants
Last Updated Date: 04/14/2016

Regulatory and health agencies within the US, Canada, and countries within Europe are continuously identifying compounds of suspected carcinogenic … more

NIST Intercomparison Exercise Program for Organic Contaminants in the Marine Environment
Last Updated Date: 04/14/2016

Since the beginning of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Status and Trends (NS&T) Program in 1987, NIST has … more

Clinical Quality Assurance Program
Last Updated Date: 04/14/2016

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has established a Clinical Quality Assurance Program (ClinQAP) to support the … more

Fatty Acids in Human Serum and Plasma Quality Assurance Program
Last Updated Date: 04/14/2016

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) have … more

HML Organic Chemical Metrology Program Areas
Last Updated Date: 04/13/2016

The Organic Chemical Metrology Program exists within the Chemical Sciences Division, MML, which is located at the Hollings Marine Laboratory in … more

Biomanufacturing
Last Updated Date: 04/06/2016

Protein drugs are the top selling pharmaceuticals worldwide, a hundred billion dollar industry, but also the fastest growing category of health … more

A Fundamental Study of the Conformational Phase Behavior of Chain Molecules at Interfaces
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

Chain molecules tethered or adsorbed to solid surfaces are at the heart of a wide range of technologies. Examples include colloidal particle … more

NIST Standard Reference Simulation Website
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

The Standard Reference Simulation Website is an ongoing project whose aim is to provide well-documented simulation results for a variety of … more

Fluorescence Microscope Benchmarking
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

We have made available a method to characterize a fluorescence microscope's performance by benchmarking the detection threshold, saturation and … more

Connecting Thermodynamic and Dynamic Properties of Bulk and Confined Fluids
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

It is well known that the physical properties of a fluid can change profoundly, and often non-trivially, when placed in a confined environment. … more

Understanding Protein Solution Phase Behavior via Coarse-Grained Modeling
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

Much of our knowledge of protein folding comes from experiments on polypeptides in dilute solutions or from theoretical models of isolated … more

Explosives Decomposition Chemistry
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

High-energy materials are commonly used as military explosives and as advanced propellants. The detailed chemical reactions responsible for … more

COMPLETED: Nanoscale Thermal Properties Project
Last Updated Date: 03/31/2016

Our goal is to develop measurement techniques to characterize the changes in thermal transport and thermal transition temperatures in polymeric … more

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