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Armchair Science: DNA Strands That Select Nanotubes Are First Step to a Practical ‘Quantum Wire’
Release Date: 08/02/2011

DNA, a molecule famous for storing the genetic blueprints for all living things, can do other things as well. In a new paper,* researchers at the … more

Smart Grid Panel Approves Six Standards for Catalog
Release Date: 08/02/2011

The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) has made the first six entries into its new Catalog of Standards,* a technical document now available … more

Smart Grid Panel Approves Six Standards for Catalog
Release Date: 07/26/2011

Gaithersburg, Md. – The Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) has made the first six entries into its new Catalog of Standards , a technical … more

Compact High-Temperature Superconducting Cable Wins 'R&D 100' Award
Release Date: 06/22/2011

A method developed by researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Colorado at Boulder for … more

NIST Contributions to Smart Grid Highlighted in White House Report, Event
Release Date: 06/13/2011

A new White House policy document released today* highlights strategic roles that the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) plays … more

New Software Tool Helps Evaluate Natural Cooling Options for Buildings
Release Date: 05/24/2011

A new, free software tool from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) could prove to be a breath of fresh air for architects … more

Report of Dialogue on Measurements for Complex Fluid Formulation
Release Date: 05/05/2011

On May 3, 2011, the Complex Fluids Group and the Microrheometry Project hosted a meeting with manufacturers (in the United States and United … more

Energy & Fuels highlights NIST paper
Release Date: 04/27/2011

Energy & Fuels highlights NIST paper Energy & Fuels is the premier journal for research in all areas of the chemistry of nonnuclear energy … more

Smart Grid Panel Agrees on Standards for Wireless Communication, Meter Upgrades
Release Date: 04/26/2011

The governing board of the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) has voted in favor of a new standard and a set of guidelines important for … more

Solar Cell Technology Opportunities: Looking To a Bright, Sunny Future
Release Date: 04/26/2011

What are the major technology challenges to future growth in the solar-cell industry? Where are the big-bang-for-the-buck R&D investment … more

Smart Grid Panel Agrees on Standards and Guidelines for Wireless Communication, Meter Upgrades
Release Date: 04/19/2011

Gaithersburg, Md. – The governing board of the public-private Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) has voted in favor of a new standard and a … more

The Heat Is On: NIST Zeroes In On Energy Consumption of Ice Makers
Release Date: 04/12/2011

In tests of four different types of new refrigerators, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) researchers found that ice makers … more

Ground Broken for New Green Technology and Fire Safety Facilities
Release Date: 03/30/2011

On March 25, 2011, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) held a groundbreaking ceremony at its Gaithersburg, Md., campus for … more

Upcoming Tech Transfer Events Spring 2011
Release Date: 03/17/2011

WBT Innovation Marketplace March 22 – 23 Arlington, TX Over 70 technologies will be presented at WBT2011, spanning Life Science, Energy, IT and … more

Energy Usage Data Standard for U.S. Smart Grid Passes Key Advisory Panel Vote
Release Date: 03/01/2011

The governing board of the public-private Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP) has voted in favor of a new standard important for two-way data … more

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