Take a sneak peek at the new NIST.gov and let us know what you think!
(Please note: some content may not be complete on the beta site.).

View the beta site
NIST logo
Bookmark and Share

Max A. Peltz

Max A. Peltz is an engineering technician in the Inorganic Materials Group of the Materials and Structural Systems Division (MSSD) of the Engineering Laboratory (EL) at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). Mr. Peltz joined the Inorganic Materials Group in 2004. Since then, Mr. Peltz has specialized in working on particle surface and size analysis of cements and other materials. Mr. Peltz is part of the development of the new SRM for cement. Prior to joining the Inorganic Materials Group, Mr. Peltz worked in the Structures Group of the Materials and Construction Research Division for 14 years. During his time, Mr. Peltz worked on projects dealing with building construction in seismic zones. Projects included beam column joints, fiber reinforced walls, partially grout filled block walls, and clay tile walls.

Mr. Peltz was twice detailed to serve as a Selection Evaluation Board Administrator with the Advanced Technology Program. He served as Administrator on the Chemistry, Biotechnology, and Information Technology Boards.

Before coming to the Structures Division in 1990, Mr. Peltz was a Technician with the Automated Manufacturing Research Facility at NIST, where Mr. Peltz worked in the material handling area with robotic carts and an automated storage and retrieval system.

Max A. Peltz


Engineering Technician
Materials and Structural Systems Division
Inorganic Materials Group


University of Maryland University College, B.S., Accounting and Business Management, 2003

Montgomery College, Certificate in Accounting, 1999

Montgomery College, A.A., Computer Technology, 1981

Montgomery College, A.A., Electronic Technology, 1980


Phone: 301-975-3715
Email: max.peltz@nist.gov