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Uniform Realization of the Unit of Torque in the US
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

Torque measurements are used heavily during product assembly and testing throughout the aerospace, automotive, and manufacturing sectors. … more

Small Force Metrology
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

The Small Force Metrology project supports U.S. instrumentation vendors, academic researchers, government scientists, and a broad spectrum of … more

Redefinition of the Kilogram
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

This project will conduct the research and development required to support the international efforts to prepare for a future redefinition of the … more

Mechanical Metrology Program
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

Providing critical measurements of mass, force, vibration, and acoustics for a broad range of industries and aspects of everyday life. Such … more

Mass 1 kg CCM Key Comparison
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

Serve as co-pilot with BIPM in conducting the CCM 1 kg mass international comparison.

Implement Robotic Mass Measurements in SP250 Services
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

This project will develop and implement the procedures required to have fully automated/robotic mass measurement services in the range from 1 mg … more

Automation Update of Force Laboratory Deadweight Machines
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

This project will update all NIST force laboratory automation hardware and software to maintain the current capability of force calibration … more

Modeling and Simulation of Nanofabrication
Last Updated Date: 03/09/2012

Most manufacturing has historically been based on top-down fabrication and assembly.  With rapid advances in nanotechnology, there is increasing … more

DML (Dimensional Markup Language) Project
Last Updated Date: 01/04/2012

The DML specification defines content and format for measurement nominals and actuals, for single part inspection results, from a coordinate … more

DARPA Learning Applied to Ground Robots (LAGR) Project
Last Updated Date: 01/04/2012

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Intelligent Systems Division (ISD) participated in the Defense Advanced Research Project … more

PRIDE (Prediction In Dynamic Environments)
Last Updated Date: 12/08/2011

PRIDE (Prediction In Dynamic Environments) is a hierarchical multi-resolution framework for moving object prediction that incorporates multiple … more

QMD (Quality Measurement Data)
Last Updated Date: 12/08/2011

The information incompatibility problem in manufacturing metrology is costly to everyone. The standards solution eliminates these costs, as long … more

I++ DME (Dimensional Measurement Equipment)
Last Updated Date: 12/08/2011

The I++ (Inspection plus-plus) group is a loose consortium of European automobile manufacturers: Daimler, Audi, BMW, Opel, Volkswagen, Porsche, … more

eQuipp (Exchange of Quality Measurement Process Plans)
Last Updated Date: 12/08/2011

The Exchange of Quality Measurement Process Plans Specification (eQuiPP) is a new specification in progress, which defines all the information … more

Dynamic Tracking or Ground Truth Referencing of Robotic Perception Systems for Army Research Laboratory and Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T)
Last Updated Date: 12/08/2011

Develop and deploy measurement technologies and test methods with a focus on obtaining ground truth for fixed and moving objects in support of the … more

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