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Journal of Research Volume 111

The Journal of Research of NIST reports NIST research and development in metrology and related fields of: physical science, engineering, applied mathematics, statistics, biotechnology, information technology.

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Volume 111

ISSN: 1044-677X

Issue 1

Issue 2

Issue 3

Issue 4

Issue 5

Issue 6





Issue 1 January-February 2006

Optical Diffraction in Close Proximity to Plane Apertures. IV. Test of a Pseudo-Vectorial Theory , p. 1
Klaus D. Mielenz

A Summary of Lightpipe Radiation Thermometry Research at NIST , p. 9
Benjamin K. Tsai

A Tale About the First Weights and Measures Intercomparison in the United States in 1832 , p. 31
Albert C. Parr

Phase Transformations in the High-Tc Superconducting Compounds, Ba2RCu3O7– δ (R = Nd, Sm, Gd, Y, Ho, and Er) , p. 41
W. Wong-Ng and L. P. Cook, H. B. Su, M. D. Vaudin and C. K. Chiang, D. R. Welch, E. R. Fuller, Jr, Z. Yang, and L. H. Bennett

Issue 2 March-April 2006

A Thank You

An Examination of New Paradigms for Spline Approximations , p. 57
Christoph Witzgall, David E. Gilsinn, and Marjorie A. McClain

Integer Representation of Decimal Numbers for Exact Computations , p. 79
Javier Bernal and Christoph Witzgall

One-Center Location With Block and Euclidean Distance , p. 89
P. M. Dearing and Phantipa Thipwiwatpotjana

Optimal Facility-Location , p. 97
A. J. Goldman

Optimization Models for Scheduling of Jobs , p. 103
S. H. Sathish Indika and Douglas R. Shier

Fast Algorithms for Structured Least Squares and Total Least Squares Problems , p. 113
Anoop Kalsi and Dianne P. O'Leary

Projections Onto Order Simplexes and Isotonic Regression , p. 121
Anthony J. Kearsley

Three Rings of Polyhedral Simple Functions , p. 127
Jim Lawrence

Analysis of Interior-Point Paths , p. 135
J. Stoer

Evaluation of Aerodynamic Drag and Torque for External Tanks in Low Earth Orbit , p. 143
William C. Stone and Christoph Witzgall

A Column-Generation and Branch-and-Cut Approach to the Bandwidth-Packing Problem , p. 161
Christine Villa and Karla Hoffman

Issue 3 May-June 2006

RM 8111: Development of a Prototype Linewidth Standard , p. 187
Michael W. Cresswell, William F. Guthrie, Ronald G. Dixson, Richard A. Allen, Christine E. Murabito, and J. V. Martinez De Pinillos

Requirements for the Development of Bacillus Anthracis Spore Reference Materials Used to Test Detection Systems , p. 205
Jamie L. Almeida, Lili Wang, Jayne B. Morrow, and Kenneth D. Cole

Variable Magnification With Kirkpatrick-Baez Optics for Synchrotron X-Ray Microscopy , p. 219
Terrence Jach, Alex S. Bakulin, Stephen M. Durbin, Joseph Pedulla, and Albert Macrander

Simulating Timescale Dynamics of Network Traffic Using Homogeneous Modeling , p. 227
Jian Yuan and Kevin L. Mills

Simple Thermal-Efficiency Model for CMOS-Microhotplate Design , p. 243
Jon Geist, M. Yaqub Afridi, Ankush Varma, and Allen R. Hefner

Erratum: External-Field Shifts of the 199Hg+ Optical Frequency Standard , p. 255
Wayne M. Itano

Issue 4 July-August 2006

Measurement of 100 nm and 60 nm Particle Standards by Differential Mobility Analysis , p. 257
George W. Mulholland, Michelle K. Donnelly, Charles R. Hagwood, Scott R. Kukuck, and Vincent A. Hackley

Methods to Characterize Ricin for the Development of Reference Materials , p. 313
Sook-Kyung Kim, Diane K. Hancock, Lili Wang, Kenneth D. Cole, and Prasad T. Reddy

Intercomparison of the LBIR Absolute Cryogenic Radiometers to the NIST Optical Power Measurement Standard , p. 325
James A. Fedchak, Adriaan C. Carter and Raju Datla

Issue 5 September-October 2006

Development of Argon Isotope Reference Standards for the U.S. Geological Survey , p. 335
Archie P. Miiller

Normalization and Technical Variation in Gene Expression Measurements , p. 361
Walter Liggett

Form-Profiling of Optics Using the Geometry Measuring Machine and the M-48 CMM at NIST , p. 373
Nadia Machkour-Deshayes, John Stoup, Z. Q. John Lu, Johannes Soons, Ulf Griesmann, and Robert Polvani

Comparison of the NIST and BIPM Standards for Air Kerma in Medium-Energy X-Rays , p. 385
D. T. Burns and M. O'Brien

Ambiguities in Powder Indexing: the Impact of a Quaternary Lattice Metric Singularity on the Characterization of Mawsonite and Chatkalite , p. 393
Alan D. Mighell

Spectrally Tunable Sources for Advanced Radiometric Applications , p. 401
S. W. Brown, J. P. Rice, J. E. Neira, B. C. Johnson, and J. D. Jackson

Issue 6 November-December 2006

Bayesian Tomography for Projections with an Arbitrary Transmission Function with an Application in Electron Microscopy , p. 411
Zachary H. Levine, Anthony J. Kearsley, and John G. Hagedorn

NIST Calibration of a Neutron Spectrometer ROSPEC , p. 419
Craig Heimbach

Synthetic Incoherence via Scanned Gaussian Beams , p. 429
Zachary H. Levine

In-situ Attenuation Corrections for Radiation Force Measurements of High Frequency Ultrasound With a Conical Target , p. 435
Steven E. Fick and Dorea Ruggles

Recollections on Sixty Years of NBS Ionizing Radiation Programs for Energetic X Rays and Electrons , p. 443
H. William Koch

Erratum: Noise-Parameter Uncertainties: A Monte Carlo Simulation , p. 461
J. Randa



Subject Index to Volume 111 , p. 463



Author Index to Volume 111 , p. 467

Created August 14, 2012, Updated June 2, 2021