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Programs and Projects
Optical Methods for 3-D Nanostructure Metrology

We develop new approaches to optical microscopy and electromagnetic modeling to enable improved metrology of nanoscale structures with dimensions … more

Wide-area Monitoring and Control of Smart Grid

Without ubiquitous, accurate, and reliable real-time sensors, the electric grid will not have the resiliency, reliability, and capacity to manage … more

Advanced Metering in Smart Distribution Grids

Electricity meters today face unprecedented challenges, from distorted waveforms on the grid, bidirectional metering for renewables, and the use … more

Knowledge Driven Planning and Modeling

This project will aid in the development of measurement science and standards to enable advancements in planning by robots in scenarios relevant to … more

Industrial Ethernet Network Performance (IENetP)

Develop metrics, tests, and tools to determine and report the network performance of industrial Ethernet devices in a standardized way. more

Fundamental Measurement Science for Additive Processes Project

Additive manufacturing (AM) processes have great potential for making high-value, complex, individually-customized parts, but several technical … more

Instruments
Aperture area measurement facility

NIST has established an absolute aperture area measurement facility for circular and near-circular apertures use in radiometric instruments. The … more

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