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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

Production Network Supplier Characterization Project
Last Updated Date: 05/29/2012

Production network resiliency is a measure of the network’s ability to reduce consequences of, and recover from, various types of man-made or … 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

Development of Standard Test Methods for Emergency Response Robots for Department of Homeland Security, Science and Technology Directorate (DHS S&T) and National Institute of Justice Project
Last Updated Date: 12/09/2011

The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is developing a comprehensive set of standard test methods and associated … 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

Aperture area measurements
Last Updated Date: 11/03/2011

Radiometric and photometric measurements require defining apertures. The accuracy to which these measurements can be accomplished requires … more

Next Generation Acoustic Measurements of Microphones
Last Updated Date: 10/24/2011

NIST calibration customers are increasingly sending newer types of microphones to NIST for calibration. These microphones can meet new and more … more

Low Frequency Vibration Metrology
Last Updated Date: 10/24/2011

This project will complete the research and development required to establish new calibration services and standard measurement procedures in low … more

Next-Generation Rectilinear Wide-Bandwidth Accelerometer Measurements
Last Updated Date: 10/24/2011

This project will develop and implement a next-generation calibration system for measurement of dynamic acceleration that would replace four aging … more

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