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Sensor Science Division

Welcome

The Sensor Science Division advances the measurement science, standards, and applications for sensing optical power, temperature, humidity, pressure, vacuum, flow, and related physical phenomena to support U.S. industry and trade. The Division has institutional reponsibility for maintaining two of the seven SI base units: the unit of temperature, the kelvin, and the unit of luminous intensity, the candela.

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Highlights

PML's Ohno receives first "SSL Visionary Award"

New NIST standard reference material to help calibrate hospital CAT scanners

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Contact

General Information:
Gerald Fraser, Division Chief
301-975-3797 Telephone

Christina Brown, Division Secretary
301-975-3727 Telephone

Arvella Musselman, Administrative Specialist
301-975-2165 Telephone

100 Bureau Drive, M/S 8440
Gaithersburg, MD 20899-8440
301-869-5700 Facsimile