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Defect Structures and Electronic Properties of Graphene
Last Updated Date: 05/21/2014

Graphene and related materials have remarkable physical properties, such as high carrier mobilities. These properties provide many opportunities … more

Access Control Policy Tool (ACPT)
Last Updated Date: 05/15/2014

Access control (AC) systems are among the most critical of information security components. Faulty policies, misconfigurations, or flaws in … more

Web Force-Field (WebFF) - A Smart Force Field Repository for Soft Materials
Last Updated Date: 04/17/2014

As part of our mission to support the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI), we are developing data repositories and tools that support Integrated … more

Modeling Dispersion Rheology for Non-Spherical Particles
Last Updated Date: 04/16/2014

The flow of polymer composites via injection molding, spraying or spreading on surfaces is crucial to polymer composite manufacturing. For … more

Face, Iris, & Multimodal Testing
Last Updated Date: 04/16/2014

This project Advances standards and metrology in assessing performance of face, iris, & multimodal biometric system technologies while … more

Density Functional Tight Binding Methods
Last Updated Date: 04/04/2014

Density Functional Tight Binding (DFTB) methods have been shown to be capable of producing reliable molecular structures and energetics at a … more

Cryptographic Hash Algorithm Competition
Last Updated Date: 03/28/2014

NIST opened a public competition on November 2, 2007 to develop a new cryptographic hash algorithm, which converts a variable length message into … more

Cryptographic Standards Development Process Review
Last Updated Date: 03/28/2014

Recent news reports about leaked classified documents have caused concern from the cryptographic community about the security of NIST … more

Data Science
Last Updated Date: 03/07/2014

The NIST Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) has over 25 years of experience measuring and evaluating technology that is used to process, … more

TRECVid Multimedia Event Detection Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 03/04/2014

The Multimedia Event Detection (MED) evaluation track is part of the TRECVid Evaluation . The goal of MED is to assemble core detection … more

metRology for Microsoft Excel Software Project
Last Updated Date: 02/07/2014

The goal of the metRology for Microsoft Excel* software project is to provide a convenient user interface using Microsoft Excel for some of the … more

Precision Timing for Smart Grid Systems
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2014

This project aims to provide support to the power systems industry in developing test methods, tools, and performance characterization and metrics … more

Smart Grid Communication Networks
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

While there is a clear need for communication networks supporting reliable information transfer between the various entities in the electric grid, … more

Cybersecurity for Smart Grid Systems
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

Smart grid cybersecurity must address not only deliberate attacks, such as from disgruntled employees, industrial espionage, and terrorists, but … more

Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) Implementation Project
Last Updated Date: 01/16/2014

The FISMA Implementation Project was established in January 2003 to produce several key security standards and guidelines required by … more

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