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NIST’s Information Security and Privacy Advisory Board Names New Chair
Release Date: 04/29/2016

Under Secretary of Commerce for Standards and Technology and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Director Willie E. May today … more

NIST Awards First Entrepreneurship Grant
Release Date: 04/28/2016

During his postdoctoral fellowship at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Chris Brown designed a lens system that has the … more

NIST Kicks Off Effort to Defend Encrypted Data from Quantum Computer Threat
Release Date: 04/28/2016

If an exotic quantum computer is invented that could break the codes we depend on to protect confidential electronic information, what will we do … more

Conferences and Events
ASTM/NIST Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Additive Manufactured Components
May 4-5, 2016

A Workshop on Mechanical Behavior of Additive Manufactured Components will be held Wednesday, May 4, 2016 and Thursday, May 5, 2016. Sponsored by … more

IBPC Technical Colloquium: Quantifying the Weight of Forensic Evidence
May 5-6, 2016

NIST is organizing a technical colloquium on the topic of Quantification of the Weight of Forensic Evidence. The purpose of the technical … more

IT Security Day, Boulder
May 10, 2016

NIST is hosting its fifteenth annual Information Technology (IT) Security Day as a means to heighten user awareness of IT security and privacy … more