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Farad and Impedance Metrology
Last Updated Date: 01/14/2015

This project aims to provide the world’s best basis for accurate impedance measurements by tying the U.S. legal system of electrical units to the … more

Superconductor Electromechanics
Last Updated Date: 01/14/2015

The program measures the critical current of superconductor wires as a function of magnetic field, temperature, and mechanical strain, and … more

Physical Properties of Liquid Precursors
Last Updated Date: 01/13/2015

In striving to adhere to Moore's Law, the semiconductor industry is designing and using new metal-organic compounds. Precursor compounds deliver a … more

Acceleration, Vibration, and Acoustics
Last Updated Date: 01/08/2015

The Acceleration, Vibration, and Acoustics Project provides measurement services, and develops measurements and documentary standards for the SI … more

Analytical Transmission Scanning Electron Microscopy
Last Updated Date: 01/02/2015

This project develops low-energy transmission electron diffraction, imaging, and spectroscopy in the scanning electron microscope, to enable … more

Antenna Metrology Project
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

Antennas are the eyes, ears and voice boxes of everything from cell phones to interplanetary spacecraft. The Antenna Metrology Program carries on … more

High-Speed Measurements
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

Today's economy relies on high-speed communications that ride fiber-optic networks, and PML physicists play a crucial role in providing the means … more

Antenna Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

Antennas are the eyes, ears and voices of everything from cell phones to interplanetary spacecraft. The Antenna Metrology Program carries on PML's … more

Field Parameter Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

Consider the consequences if nearby electronics could interfere with a jet's instruments or cause an automobile to stall. The Field Parameter … more

Wireless Systems Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

Imagine how much safer a fire fighter's job would be if it were possible for a robot to navigate in a burning building and locate those in need of … more

Advanced Materials Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

In this project we measure the fundamental electrical properties of materials from bulk to nanoscale from 1 MHz to 0.3 THz. Understanding the … more

Fundamental Guided Wave Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

Radio-frequency (RF) waves and microwaves are involved with almost every facet of everyday life. Radio stations, television, wireless devices, … more

Power Devices and Thermal Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2014

The Power Devices and Thermal Metrology Project develops electrical and thermal measurement methods and equipment to support development and … more

Terahertz Imaging and Sources
Last Updated Date: 12/11/2014

Imaging in the terahertz frequency range enables the detection of concealed weapons and other contraband (e.g., explosives under clothing) without … more

Nanostructure Fabrication and Metrology
Last Updated Date: 12/11/2014

Single photons are the fundamental particles for all optical measurements. Single photon detectors made from avalanche photodiodes or … more

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