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International System of Units (SI)
Last Updated Date: 04/29/2014

The International System of Units (SI) provides definitions of units of measurement that are widely accepted in science and technology and which … more

Smart Manufacturing Operations Planning and Control Program
Last Updated Date: 04/25/2014

The Smart Manufacturing Operations Planning and Control Program will enhance U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by facilitating the … more

Smart Manufacturing Systems Interoperability
Last Updated Date: 04/25/2014

Smart manufacturing system components exchange and use information inefficiently because the information is not uniformly expressed nor well … more

Systems Integration for Additive Manufacturing
Last Updated Date: 04/23/2014

Numerous research efforts are underway to reduce the time and improve the quality of the product realization process for additive manufacturing. A … more

Wide-area Monitoring and Control of Smart Grid
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

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
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

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

Industrial Ethernet Network Performance (IENetP)
Last Updated Date: 01/08/2014

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

Micro- and Nano-Manipulation for Manufacturing Applications
Last Updated Date: 01/10/2013

Manipulation at the micro and nano levels requires different strategies than at the macro scale and also the development of related sensing and … more

Thin Film X-Ray Reflectometry
Last Updated Date: 10/09/2012

Our goal is to develop Standard Reference Materials (SRMs) and quantitative, reproducible X-ray reflectometry (XRR) data analysis methods to … more

Federal Highway Administration Exploratory Advanced Research Program
Last Updated Date: 09/05/2012

Leverage NIST knowledge and capabilities in task analysis, perception, autonomous vehicle systems, and performance measurements to support an FWHA … more

Army Research Laboratory Perception/ Performance Evaluation Project
Last Updated Date: 09/05/2012

The detection, classification, and tracking of moving vehicles and people from an unmanned vehicle maneuvering at speeds of up to 80 kph remain a … more

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

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