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Understanding Internet Performance from the User Perspective Project
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

To develop measurement and metrics to quantify performance of the Internet from the Customer viewpoint, NIST/ITL joined Cross Industry Working Team … more

An Alternative Approach to Mass Metrology
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

In anticipation of the redefinition of the kilogram and to avoid a parallel non-SI dissemination system for mass, an alternative approach to mass … more

Bayesian Metrology Project
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

During the past decade with increased computing power and new research developments, Bayesian statistical methods have become practical in diverse … more

Strategies for Testing Embedded Software
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

This is a competence project to investigate new testing strategies for embedded software. The potential customers are US electronic instrument … more

Key Comparisons and International Interlaboratory Studies Project
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

Interlaboratory studies have long been used to ensure measurement capability for commerce since accurate measurements are necessary for assessing … more

Magnetic Trapping of Ultra Cold Neutrons and Determination of the Mean Lifetime of Neutrons
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

At the request of researchers from the Ionizing Radiation Division, SED staff joined an international team of researchers from NIST, Harvard … more

Experimental Evaluation of Large-Scale Parallel Measurement Systems
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

Measurement systems such as those based on microarrays routinely produce thousands of parallel data sets. This project seeks to develop an … more

Tunable Compression of Wind Tunnel Data
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

Measurements of pressures exerted by wind on buildings, as are made in wind-tunnel tests involving model buildings instrumented with pressure … more

Radiative Decay of the Neutron
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

Quantum electrodynamics (QED) predicts that a neutron will decay into a proton, electron and anti-neutrino. A small fraction of the time, this … more

Cement Characteristics by Direct Phase Assessment
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

Worldwide, cement/concrete development and utilization represent significant measurable fractions of national GDP's. Over-reliance on dated modes … more

e-Statistics
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

e-FITS ( link currently only accessible to NIST staff ) is a web-based tool used to generate graphs, tables, and random numbers for a large number … more

NRC Postdoctoral Associate Program
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2015

Statisticians and probabilists who are motivated and capable of pursuing independent studies are encouraged to consider postdoctoral research … more

Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA)
Last Updated Date: 01/21/2015

The Federal Information Systems Security Educators' Association (FISSEA), founded in 1987, is an organization run by and for information systems … more

Public Safety Communications
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

To provide the public safety community with a better understanding of what to expect from new and emerging networking technologies, and accelerate … more

Complete Automation and Distribution of Parallel Simulation Tasks
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

As part of NIST's response to the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI), this project addresses the need for automation for the assembly and … more

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