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2010 TIP Competition Focuses on Manufacturing Technologies
Release Date: 04/15/2010

The U.S. Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced a new competition for high-risk, high-reward … more

NIST Researchers Holding Steady in an Atomic-Scale Tug-of-War
Release Date: 03/30/2010

How hard do you have to pull on a single atom of--let's say--gold to detach it from the end of a chain of like atoms?* It's a measure of the … more

AIAG Honors NIST/EL with Chairman's Award
Release Date: 10/16/2009

October 9, 2009 -- The Automotive Industry Action Group (AIAG), presented the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) with its … more

September PerMIS Workshop Takes Measure of Intelligent System Performance
Release Date: 07/28/2009

Intelligent machines of the future will turn custom designs into finished products quickly and efficiently, save lives in catastrophes, and … more

Stop the Waste: Making Measurements Measure Up to Standards
Release Date: 08/19/2008

Information standards enable common activities. For instance, bring your laptop anywhere in the world and you will quickly and cheaply find a … more

NIST Helps Preserve the 500-year-old Waldseemüller Map
Release Date: 12/07/2007

This map shows the outline of North and South America, as well as the Isthmus of Panama, and was the first to depict clearly a separate Western … more

NIST Helps Plan Measurement Standards for the Hydrogen Economy
Release Date: 09/27/2007

How do you conveniently measure something that not only is 14 times lighter than air but also invisible? That’s just one of the tasks National … more

Two Universities Get Grants for Precision Measurements
Release Date: 11/17/2005

NIST has awarded two new Precision Measurement Grants to promote fundamental research in measurement science in U.S. colleges and universities. … more

Experts To Examine Virtual Enterprise Uses of Info Tech
Release Date: 09/09/2005

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Enterprise Integration Inc. (EII) are sponsoring a conference on how computer … more

NIST Develops 'Toolbox' for Manufacturing Systems
Release Date: 08/26/2005

Ask any handyman what's the most important thing he needs to get the job done and he'll probably say his toolbox. Thanks to the National Institute … more

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