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Perfluorinated Compounds Found in African Crocodiles, American Alligators
Release Date: 08/25/2016

American alligators and South African crocodiles populate waterways a third of the globe apart, and yet both have detectable levels of long-lived … more

Grants to Foster More Secure Online Access to Online Government and Health Care Services
Release Date: 08/25/2016

GAITHERSBURG, Md.—The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has awarded six pilot grants totaling more … more

NIST’s Compact Gyroscope May Turn Heads
Release Date: 08/23/2016

Shrink rays may exist only in science fiction, but similar effects are at work in the real world at the National Institute of Standards and … more

Conferences and Events
Disaster Resilience Grants Research Program Federal Funding Opportunity Webinar
August 25, 2016

NIST will hold a webinar on August 25, 2016 to provide general information regarding the Disaster Resilience (DR) Grants Research Program Federal … more

X-ray Metrology for the Semiconductor Industry Workshop
August 25-26, 2016

The semiconductor industry is in need of new, in-line dimensional metrology methods with higher spatial resolution for characterizing their next … more

Document Control and Record Keeping
August 25, 2016

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of Laboratory Management System Document Control and Record Keeping that are necessary to … more