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Projects/Programs

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Charpy Machine Verification Program

Ongoing
CERTIFIED SUPER-HIGH ENERGY CHARPY SPECIMENS (NIST-VERIFICATION AND SELF-VERIFICATION) ARE NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IN THE NIST CATALOGUE (BOTH 2 MM AND 8 MM

Community Resilience Program

Ongoing
Community resilience has emerged as a way to reduce the direct and indirect costs due to natural, technological, and human-caused hazard events. There continues

Materials Testing in Hydrogen Gas

Ongoing
This project develops measurements, modeling, and science relevant to the effect of hydrogen on materials. Mechanical measurements focus on the fatigue and

NEHRP Extramural Research

Ongoing
Research performed by the EL Earthquake Engineering Group (2EG) consists of a combination of in-house and extramural research. Policy related work is awarded to

NIST Proficiency Testing

Ongoing
Proficiency Test (PT) results are available at no cost to customers who have tested SRMs 2092, 2096, and 2098. A PT result serves as a means to verify the

Physical Infrastructure: Connections

Completed
Using a complementary approach of experimental measurements and detailed finite element analysis, we will develop more realistic yet computationally efficient

Pipeline Safety

Ongoing
Our goal is to provide standard test methods and critical data to the pipeline industry to improve safety and reliability. Of particular interest is the testing

Validation of ASCE 41 Procedures in PBSE

Completed
Structural engineers are increasingly using Performance-Based Seismic Engineering (PBSE), instead of building code-based prescriptive procedures, in the design