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Factory Equipment Network Testing Framework Project
Last Updated Date: 01/04/2013

Smart factories rely heavily on both wired and wireless networks for real-time control and information exchange. Users have to make critical … more

Smart Factory Architecture Project
Last Updated Date: 01/03/2013

Smart manufacturing is providing the impetus and foundation for software vendors to produce a wide range of low cost, easy to use, manufacturing … more

Smart Manufacturing Processes and Equipment
Last Updated Date: 01/02/2013

The objective of the Smart Manufacturing Processes and Equipment Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science that will enable … more

Measurement Science for Optimized Machining Processes
Last Updated Date: 12/21/2012

Machining is the workhorse process that adds the most value to engineered products, since it is capable of achieving the precision required for … more

Measurement Science for Smart Machine Tools
Last Updated Date: 12/21/2012

Integration of equipment performance data, machine and process models, and real-time condition information help create a smart machine tool.  … more

Closed-Loop Manufacturing of Complex Micro Optics Project
Last Updated Date: 12/21/2012

On-machine measurement of micro optics is essential for producing complex high-precision optical components used in next generation imaging … more

NEMS Measurement Science
Last Updated Date: 12/21/2012

Nanoelectromechanical systems (NEMS) offer many new capabilities in sensing and electronics that are expected to provide significant advances in … more

Diffraction Metrology and Standards
Last Updated Date: 10/09/2012

Our objective is the development of Standard Reference Materials (SRMs) and quantitative, reproducible, and accurate measurement methods for … 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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