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NIST Modeling Study Reveals the Lethal Dynamics of a San Francisco House Fire
Release Date: 01/30/2015

A new computer-based fire-dynamics study by researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has helped to clarify the ? more

NIST Announces New Center to Support Florida Manufacturers
Release Date: 01/30/2015

The Hollings Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP), a program of the U.S. Department of Commerce?s National Institute of Standards and ? more

Public-Private Sector Partners Launch $2 Million Open Innovation Challenge to Find Advanced Energy Absorbing Materials
Release Date: 01/29/2015

NFL, GE & Under Armour collaborate with U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on Head Health ? more

Conferences and Events
Cybersecurity for Direct Digital Manufacturing Symposium
February 3, 2015

Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) involves fabricating physical objects from a data file using computer-controlled processes with little to no ? more

A 55-Year Journey in Science--From NBS to NIST and beyond
February 6, 2015

? In this special Black History Month Colloquium, Dr. Jackson will chronicle his journey in science, from his early experiences at the National ? more

Fundamentals of Metrology
February 9-13, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, ? more