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Forensic Committee Application Closes for 2014; Candidates May Apply for 2015
Release Date: 05/14/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has received more than 1300 applications for new committees and subcommittees it … more

FDNY Says ‘Thanks’ to NIST Engineers
Release Date: 05/13/2014

Most New Yorkers may not realize it, but their first responders are better equipped for search and hazmat operations thanks, in part, to standard … more

Register Now for NIST Mobile Forensics Workshop and Webcast
Release Date: 05/07/2014

Registration is now open for the free NIST Mobile Forensics Workshop and Webcast to be held Wednesday, June 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., at the … more

NIST Invites Forensic DNA Analysts to Webinar on Mixture Interpretation
Release Date: 05/07/2014

Forensic DNA analysts are invited to participate in a webinar on DNA mixture interpretation on Wednesday, May 28, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. ET. The … more

Nanotube-Infused Clothing May Protect Against Chemical Weapons
Release Date: 05/06/2014

Nerve agents are among the world's most feared chemical weapons, but scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have … more

NIST Seeks Applicants to Join Forensic Science Committees
Release Date: 04/22/2014

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is accepting applications from members of the forensic science, criminal justice and … more

Calling Forensic Scientists: Apply Now to Join the NIST Organization of Scientific Area Committees
Release Date: 04/11/2014

The application process for positions in the new NIST Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) is now open. NIST is welcoming members of … more

Save the Date for Mobile Forensics Workshop 2014
Release Date: 04/08/2014

Join digital evidence experts from the National Institute of Standards and Technology and partners for the NIST Mobile Forensics Workshop and … more

Application Form for NIST Organization of Scientific Area Committees Coming Soon
Release Date: 03/18/2014

The NIST Forensic Science Program expects to open the application process for members of the forensic science, criminal justice and academic … more

NIST Forensic Science Efforts Take Center Stage in Seattle
Release Date: 03/05/2014

A half dozen of the NIST Forensic Science Planning Committee members: (standing, left to right) John Paul Jones II, Richard Cavanagh, … more

NIST webcast on New Forensic Scientific Area Committees Set for Feb. 18, 2014
Release Date: 02/14/2014

The NIST forensics science team is holding a public presentation and live webcast on its new Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) at … more

NIST Scientists to Present Research at Forensic Science Conference
Release Date: 02/13/2014

What's new in forensic science research? NIST scientists will be presenting recent research results – from fingerprint examination to biological … more

NIST Presents an Infrastructure Plan to Strengthen Forensic Science Committees
Release Date: 02/07/2014

NIST forensic science experts presented a plan for a new Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) at the first meeting of the National … more

First Members of New National Commission on Forensic Science Named
Release Date: 01/14/2014

The U.S. Department of Justice and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have announced the appointment of 33 individuals to a … more

Illegal Laser Strikes on Aircraft
Release Date: 01/14/2014

Simulated laser flashes at three levels -- distraction, glare, and flash blindness -- as they would be seen by the pilot of an aircraft. Images: … more

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