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U.S. Commerce Department Gives Small Businesses $3.2 Million for Innovation Research
Release Date: 09/04/2015

The U.S. Commerce Department today announced that 20 small businesses will receive $3.2 million in grants to spur American innovation and … more

Draft Guide Can Help Energy Companies Reduce Cyber Risk
Release Date: 08/25/2015

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is requesting comments on a draft guide to help energy companies better control who has … more

NCCoE Seeks Vendors to Develop Model Systems for Controlling Access to IT Assets
Release Date: 08/14/2015

The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) is seeking collaborators to provide products and technical expertise on three projects to … more

OSAC Launches Monthly Newsletter
Release Date: 08/13/2015

The Organization of Scientific Area Committees for Forensic Science (OSAC) is launching a monthly newsletter to communicate OSAC program status, … more

NIST to Host First App Challenge to Improve Data Access
Release Date: 07/27/2015

Researchers looking for information on the properties of methane at high temperatures or the isotopic composition of an element know they can rely … more

NIST Calculates High Cost of Hydrogen Pipelines, Shows How to Reduce It
Release Date: 07/20/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has put firm numbers on the high costs of installing pipelines to transport hydrogen … more

NIST Shows Organic Solar Industry Something New Under the Sun
Release Date: 07/16/2015

Hunting for the best material from which to build organic solar cells can be like seeking the proverbial haystack needle, but now scientists at … more

White House Fact Sheet: Administration Cybersecurity Efforts 2015
Release Date: 07/09/2015

The White House fact sheet on cybersecurity highlights five NIST efforts to improve the nation’s cybersecurity: The National Cybersecurity Center … more

White House Fact Sheet: Convening Manufacturing Leaders to Strengthen the Innovative Capabilities of the U.S. Supply Chain, including Small Manufacturers
Release Date: 07/09/2015

Today the White House released a fact sheet on manufacturing that highlights efforts of NIST’s Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership.  … more

Energy Savings Performance Contract Protects Environment—and Saves Taxpayers up to $7 million
Release Date: 07/06/2015

On June 30, 2015, the Census Bureau’s National Processing Center in Jeffersonville, Indiana awarded a $120 million Energy Savings Performance … more

A Call for Nanotechnology-Inspired Grand Challenges
Release Date: 06/18/2015

NIST is a participant in the National Nanotechnology Initiative. Electron microscope tomograph shows a 3D view (~300 nm on a side) of a gridwork … more

NIST’s ‘Nano-Raspberries’ Could Bear Fruit in Fuel Cells
Release Date: 06/09/2015

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a fast, simple process for making platinum … more

Global Cities Expo to Showcase ‘Internet of Things’ Apps, June 1
Release Date: 05/20/2015

The community of the future will solve problems using machines linked and coordinated by Internet-style networks. For a glimpse of this exciting … more

Go Figure: What is the Most Efficient Design for New Single-Family Home?
Release Date: 05/06/2015

What is the optimal energy efficiency design for a new single-family house? Two economists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology … more

Baldrige Program Tops in Leadership Development for Two Straight Years
Release Date: 04/02/2015

For the second year in a row, the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program (BPEP) has received the first place award in the government and military … more

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