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C Cameron Miller (Fed)

C. Cameron Miller is a research chemist in the Sensor Science Division at NIST and the group leader of the Optical Radiation Metrology Group since 2014. He joined NIST in 1996, to work in the fields of Photometry and Retroreflection and in 2003 was appointed the Photometry Project Leader. His research areas include all aspects of Photometry, Retroreflection, Germicidal Ultraviolet Radiation, & Measurement Uncertainty. In 2013, he was an analyst for the NIST Program Coordination Office.

Professional activities

  • Member of Illuminating Engineering Society (IES) /Testing Procedure Committee, 2003 – present; Sub-Committee Solid-state lighting chairman, 2009 - 2012; Chair, 2013 – 2019
  • Member of the IES/Science Advisory Panel, 2018 – present
  • Member of the International Ultraviolet Association, 2019 - present
  • NVLAP Quality and Technical Assessor, over 60 assessments
  • Organizer of the Photometry Short Course, 2003 - present
  • Member, Board of Directors for the Inter-Society Color Council, 2007 - 2018
  • Director of Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program, 2008 – 2018
  • Member, NIST assessment of the US Measurement, 2005


  • 2018 IES Service and Leadership Award
  • 2014 Nickerson Award - Service to the Inter-Society Color Council
  • French Award – Development of Measurement Assurance Program for Solid-State Lighting
  • 2009 Department of Commerce Silver Medal Award – Solid-State Lighting Research
  • 2008 Bronze Award for work on the assessment of the US Measurement System
  • National Research Council Postdoctoral Research Fellowship, 1996-1998
  • National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship, The NSF Center for Photoinduced Charge Transfer at the University of Rochester, 1994 - 1996
  • Lebanon Valley College, College of Liberal Arts Honors Program, 1986-1989
  • Lebanon Valley College, Chemistry Department Honors, 1988-1989
  • South Eastern Pennsylvania ACS Award, 1989
  • Lebanon Valley College, Outstanding Senior in Computer Science, 1989

Selected Publications


Workshop Report: Standards and Performance Metrics for On-Road Autonomous Vehicles

Craig I. Schlenoff, Suzanne Lightman, Vinh Nguyen, Prem Rachakonda, Tao Zhang, Omar Aboul-Enein, Nicholas Barbosa, C Cameron Miller, Daniel Sawyer, Ann Virts
On-road autonomous vehicles are expected to significantly influence key aspects of everyday life. However, these complex systems can pose a safety risk in the
Created October 9, 2019, Updated December 8, 2022