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National Institute of Standards and Technology Initiates Development of New Cybersecurity Framework
Release Date: 02/13/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced the first step in the development of a Cybersecurity Framework, which … more

New Reports Define Strategic Vision, Propose R&D Priorities for Future Cyber-Physical Systems
Release Date: 02/06/2013

If designed and built efficiently, flexibly and securely, next-generation cyber-physical systems (CPS) now sprouting from interconnections that … more

New Guide Will Allow Electric Utilities to Develop Green Button Web Tools
Release Date: 02/06/2013

A new guide* for Web developers recently released by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will make it easier for electric … more

NIST Issues Call for Measurement Science and Engineering Research Grant Proposals
Release Date: 02/06/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has issued a call for grant proposals for a broad range of potential research projects … more

NIST Seeks Comments to Final Public Draft of Major Federal Cybersecurity Document
Release Date: 02/06/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is requesting comments on the final public draft of Security and Privacy Controls for … more

Cybersecurity Center Project to Secure Health Information
Release Date: 02/06/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) invites organizations to participate in a National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence … more

NIST Solicits Proposals for 2013 Grants to Advance Trusted Identities in Cyberspace
Release Date: 02/06/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has announced a new competition for grants to create pilot projects for online secure … more

NIST to Host February 2013 Symposium on the Future of Voting Systems
Release Date: 02/06/2013

The Election Assistance Commission (EAC) and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) are sponsoring a symposium to explore emerging … more

NIST SBIR Program Soliciting Proposals to Solve Cybersecurity and Manufacturing Challenges
Release Date: 01/24/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), through its Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program, invites small businesses … more

NIST Biometric Workshop Studies Voice, Dental, Oral Standards
Release Date: 01/14/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will host a workshop to discuss proposed supplements to the biometric data format … more

'Standard Quantum Limit' Smashed, Could Mean Better Fiber-Optic Comms
Release Date: 01/08/2013

Communicating with light may soon get a lot easier, hints recent research* from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the … more

Forensics@NIST 2012 Webcast Now Available
Release Date: 01/07/2013

On November 28 -30, 2012, NIST hosted the Forensics@NIST symposium at its Gaithersburg, Maryland campus. The symposium featured three days of … more

Photons Emitted by Quantum Dots Can be Made Indistinguishable Through Quantum Frequency Conversion
Release Date: 12/19/2012

The quantum frequency conversion system uses two pump lasers whose frequency difference is matched to the difference between the two input photon … more

New NIST Document Offers Guidance in Cryptographic Key Generation
Release Date: 12/12/2012

Protecting sensitive electronic information in different situations requires different types of cryptographic algorithms, but ultimately they all … more

New Platform Developed to Measure and Exploit Optomechanical Interactions
Release Date: 12/12/2012

A pair of nanobeams is held side-by-side and separated by a nanoscale gap, with one beam supporting a mechanical mode, and the other supporting a … more

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