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Displaying Director events from January 01, 2015 To December 30, 2015

NIST History Colloquium--The H-Bomb, the Moon, and Beyond-History of the NBS Cryogenic Division
January 9, 2015

Cryogenics, the science of extremely cold temperatures, has been a part of the NBS/NIST research portfolio ever since NBS purchased the hydrogen … more

Satellites, mathematics and drones - fighting poachers in Africa and Asia
March 6, 2015

A team at the University of Maryland's Institute for Advanced Computer Studies has created the world's most sophisticated anti-poaching program. … more

Reproducibility in Biological Sciences
March 20, 2015

More information to come. more

Brilliant Blunders
April 10, 2015

Even the greatest scientists have made some serious blunders. "Brilliant Blunders" concerns the evolution of life on Earth, of the Earth itself, … more

NIST-Academic Partnerships Conference: NIST Construction Awardees and their Scientific Research Facilities
June 21-24, 2015

A two-day symposium is planned to take place at the NIST Research Campus in Gaithersburg, Maryland June 22 to June 23, 2014 to bring together … more

International Symposium on Forensic Science Error Management
July 20-24, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is planning to host the International Symposium on Forensic Science Error Management: … more


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