Milestones on the way to quantum computing. A landmark study of how communities can better prepare for tornadoes. Publication of a draft cybersecurity framework for the nation. Evidence of a potentially new class of solids. New programs to promote and support innovation in manufacturing.
We look back at a few of the many and varied accomplishments and contributions of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) last year in a Science & Technology Sampler: NIST Highlights from 2013.