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Super-resolution Optical Microscopy
Last Updated Date: 03/24/2014

As the electronics and data storage industries build devices on ever decreasing scales, they need advanced imaging techniques that allow them to … more

Smart Grid System Testbed Facility
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

NIST is charged by the 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) with facilitation of interoperability standards to enable successful … more

Smart Grid Communication Networks
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

While there is a clear need for communication networks supporting reliable information transfer between the various entities in the electric grid, … more

Power Conditioning Systems for Renewables, Storage, and Microgrids
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

The introduction of variable renewables, storage and microgrids into today’s electrical grid requires conversion of electric power from one form … more

Advanced Metering in Smart Distribution Grids
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

Electricity meters today face unprecedented challenges, from distorted waveforms on the grid, bidirectional metering for renewables, and the use … more

Electromagnetic Compatibility of Smart Grid Devices and Systems
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) ensures that all electrical and electronic devices function reliably in their intended environments. This … more

Laser Radiometry
Last Updated Date: 10/29/2013

Accurate characterization of optoelectronic equipment is important to applications such as optical telecommunications, medical devices, materials … more

Fiber Sources and Applications
Last Updated Date: 10/29/2013

Optical frequency combs convert a laser source containing a single frequency of light into pulses that include thousands of frequencies. This … more

Theory of Spin Transfer Torque
Last Updated Date: 06/28/2013

The working of countless electronic devices involves electric and magnetic effects interacting within nanostructured materials. In the phenomenon … more

Magnetic Nanostructures for Post-Complimentary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor (CMOS) Electronics
Last Updated Date: 04/10/2013

Just as integrated electronic circuits continue to pack on more and ever tinier components, so magnetic technologies for data storage and other … more

Theory of Transport in Graphene
Last Updated Date: 03/21/2013

Graphene, a single layer of carbon atoms, is one of the most likely materials to produce the next breakthrough in the electronics industry.  Ideal … more

Infrared optical properties of materials and components
Last Updated Date: 11/15/2012

Accurate measurements of the optical properties of materials in the infrared spectral range play an increasingly important role in the aerospace … more

Thin Film X-Ray Reflectometry
Last Updated Date: 10/09/2012

Our goal is to develop Standard Reference Materials (SRMs) and quantitative, reproducible X-ray reflectometry (XRR) data analysis methods to … more

Energy Determination of X-Ray Transition Energies Using the NIST TES Microcalorimeter Detector
Last Updated Date: 10/02/2012

Previous efforts to produce a comprehensive tabulation of atomic x-ray transition energies have been hampered by the fact that a) detectors having … more

Magnetic Imaging
Last Updated Date: 10/02/2012

Our goal is to develop a real-time magnetic domain imaging system and apply it to technologically important systems, including data-storage and … more

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