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Advancing the state-of-the-art in IT in such applications as cyber security and biometrics, the National Institute of Standards and Technology accelerates the development and deployment of systems that are reliable, usable, interoperable, and secure; advances measurement science through innovations in mathematics, statistics, and computer science; and conducts research to develop the measurements and standards infrastructure for emerging information technologies and applications.

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Programs and Projects
Video Analytics

The Multimodal Information Group's (MIG) video analytics program includes several activities contributing to the development of technologies that … more

Lightweight Cryptography Project

NIST is investigating the need for lightweight cryptographic algorithms. This includes looking at applications that may require lightweight … more

Interdisciplinary Projects

Some Multimodal Information Group project areas span across multiple research areas within the group or to other groups in IAD. These … more

Advanced Video and Signal Based Surveillance

The Second Multiple Camera Single Person Tracking Challenge Evaluation (MCSPT) was held in conjunction with the 7th Advanced Video and Signal … more

Speaker and Language Recognition Projects

Our Speaker and Language Recognition program includes several activities contributing to speaker and language recognition technology and metrology … more

Machine Translation Program

The Multimodal Information Group's machine translation (MT) program includes several activities contributing to machine translation technology and … more

Software
Video-based Automated System for Iris Recognition (VASIR)

(Beta Version 2.2) VASIR (Video-based Automatic System for Iris Recognition) is a NIST-implemented iris recognition system designed for both … more

Simulation tool for P25 ISSI protocols

The P25 ISSI Simulation Tool is designed to allow Public Safety users to analyze and to understand the behavior of the network when deploying the … more

RECIPE: REgression Confidence Intervals for PErcentiles

  RECIPE is a FORTRAN program for determining one-sided tolerance limits (in particular, A- and B-basis material property values) for regression … more

Seamless and Secure Mobility - Tools

A simulation platform based on NS-2 as been developed in order to leverage publicly available modules for several wireless and wired technologies. more

Network Modeling Software

This software is a set of NetworkX additions for the creation of graphs to model networks. Graphicality Testing -- This is a set of routines for … more

Extreme Winds and Wind Effects on Structures

The Building and Fire Research Laboratory has an established long-term collaboration with the NIST Statistical Engineering Division in the … more

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