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Displaying events from January 01, 2015 To December 30, 2015

Reinventing the Nanoelectronics Industry
January 8, 2015

The future application opportunities landscape, which includes the ‘Internet of Everything’, significantly broadens the current ITRS vision. Many … more

NIST History Colloquium--The H-Bomb, the Moon, and Beyond-History of the NBS Cryogenic Division
January 9, 2015

Cryogenics, the science of extremely cold temperatures, has been a part of the NBS/NIST research portfolio ever since NBS purchased the hydrogen … more

Experiments and Simulations for the Study of Field-Dependent Chemical and Morphological Changes
January 9, 2015

Atomic force microscopy (AFM) and its many applications have opened up venues for probing the world at the nanometer scale. We have pursued the … more

NCCoE Speaker Series, January 2015
January 14, 2015

About the NCCoE Speaker Series The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Speaker Series showcases global thought-leaders to … more

Challenges of Microwave Component Design for Spacecraft
January 22, 2015

Designing microwave components for spacecraft is an interdisciplinary effort that draws on the diverse fields of electrical, power, digital, parts, … more

Fundamentals of Metrology
January 26-30, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Emergence of Chemotherapy Resistance of Cancer in Complex Microenvironments
January 26, 2015

Tumor is a complex system involving adaptive cellular response to heterogeneous microenvironment, and nonlinear interactions among various types of … more

Improving Biometric and Forensic Technology: The Future of Research Datasets
January 26-27, 2015

One of the biggest challenges facing the advancement of forensic science and biometric technology is the development of large data sets available … more

The Nanoscale Motors of Living Systems
January 29, 2015

Movement is a fundamental property of biological organisms. The contraction of muscle, beating of cilia and flagella, segregation of genetic … more

Cybersecurity for Direct Digital Manufacturing Symposium
February 3, 2015

Direct Digital Manufacturing (DDM) involves fabricating physical objects from a data file using computer-controlled processes with little to no … more

A 55-Year Journey in Science--From NBS to NIST and beyond
February 6, 2015

  In this special Black History Month Colloquium, Dr. Jackson will chronicle his journey in science, from his early experiences at the National Bure more

Fundamentals of Metrology
February 9-13, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Future of Voting Systems Symposium II
February 9-10, 2015

The Election Assistance Commission (EAC) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will sponsor a two-day symposium to explore … more

NIST Exhibits at 2015 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
February 10-11, 2015

The ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit is an annual conference and technology showcase that brings together experts from different technical … more

NIST Exhibits at 2015 ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit
February 10-11, 2015

The ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit is an annual conference and technology showcase that brings together experts from different technical … more

NIST-Stanford Executive Technical Workshop on Improving Cybersecurity and Consumer Privacy
February 12, 2015

In coordination with the President’s upcoming Cybersecurity Summit , NIST and Stanford University will co-host a workshop on February 12, 2015 for … more

Global City Teams Challenge Tech Jam
February 12-13, 2015

The Global City Teams Challenge, an initiative by National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and US Ignite, is designed to advance the … more

Characterizing Magnetic Nanoparticles Using Indicator Films, Fluidic Devices, and Optical Microscopy
February 12-March 12, 2015

Magnetic nanoparticles are becoming increasingly useful for applications ranging from disease diagnosis and therapy to nanoscale robotics. However, … more

Conducting an Effective Management Review
February 12, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the management review process, an important tool used by laboratories to foster communication between top … more

Emerging concepts in time-resolved quantum electronics
February 13, 2015

With the recent technical progress, single electron sources have moved from theory to the lab. Conceptually new types of experiments where one … more

NIST Exhibits at the AAAS Annual Meeting 2015
February 13-15, 2015

The AAAS annual meeting is the World's Largest General Scientific Society's event. This annual event is one of the most widely recognized global … more

NIST Scientific Area Committee Meetings, February 2015
February 16-17, 2015

NIST's Organization of Scientific Area Committees (OSAC) will hold its first set of public meetings in Orlando, Fla., on Feb. 16 and 17, 2015. The … more

NIST Handbook 130 Price Verification
February 18-19, 2015

This 2 day seminar will provide inspectors with an understanding and application knowledge of the NIST Handbook 130 Examination Procedures Outline … more

4th Disaster Resilience Workshop – Feb 18-19, 2015 San Diego/Del Mar, CA
February 18-19, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) in Gaithersburg, MD is hosting the fourth in a series of workshops on Disaster … more

Visit NIST at the AAFS Annual Meeting 2015
February 18-20, 2015

For sixty-seven years, the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) has served a distinguished and diverse membership. Its 6,631 members are … more

National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) Public Meeting
February 23, 2015

NIST is soliciting applications from eligible applicants to pilot online identity solutions that advance the NSTIC vision. Specifically, the … more

Train the Trainer: Training Summit
February 24-26, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a Training Summit for regional trainers to … more

Cyber-Physical Systems Testbed Workshop
February 24-25, 2015

Dedicated Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) testbeds are being developed by industry, academia, and government laboratories to characterize … more

Internal Auditing Best Practices
February 26, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will consider internal auditing techniques and best practices that are used by a metrology laboratory to comply with ISO/IEC … more

NIST Exhibits at the Capital Region Women in Computing 2015
February 27-28, 2015

The Grace Hopper Celebration of Women in Computing is the World's Largest Gathering of Women Tec more

Fundamentos de Metrología
March 2-6, 2015

El seminario Fundamentos de Metrología presenta al participante los conceptos de sistemas de medición, unidades de medida, incertidumbre de … more

Workshop on Upcoming Special Publications Supporting FIPS 201-2
March 3-4, 2015

The purpose of the workshop is to exchange information on a number of upcoming  new or revised Special Publications to align with FIPS 201-2 … more

POSTPONED UNTIL APRIL 24--Satellites, Mathematics and Drones - fighting poachers in Africa and Asia
March 6, 2015

Tom Snitch leads a team at the University of Maryland's Institute for Advanced Computer Studies that has created the world's most sophisticated … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
March 9-12, 2015

This 4 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

NCCoE Speaker Series, March 2015
March 10, 2015

About the NCCoE Speaker Series The National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Speaker Series showcases global thought-leaders to … more

Ultra-thin Highly Absorbing Medium-based Optical Nanocavity for Photonic and Optoelectronic Devices
March 12, 2015

Optical cavities, which consist of an optically transparent medium with wavelength-scale thickness, have been widely used in various areas ranging … more

Mass Metrology Seminar
March 16-27, 2015

The Mass Metrology Seminar is a two-week, "hands-on" seminar. It incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and … more

NIST Exhibits at the 2015 International Wireless Communications Expo
March 18-19, 2015

IWCE is the authoritative annual event for communications technology in the working world. Over 7,500 technology buyers from a diverse group of … more

Contract Review - Cancelled
March 19, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of contract review that are necessary to meet customer expectations and successfully implement … more

Reproducibility in Biological Sciences
March 20, 2015

Scientific advances are predicated on new knowledge that is robust and reliable, and that serves as a solid foundation on which further advances … more

Livestock and Animal Scales
March 24-26, 2015

This 3 day seminar will teach students how to properly inspect and test livestock and animal scales, i.e., perform an official examination by … more

Transactive Energy Challenge Preparatory Workshop
March 24-25, 2015

The evolving smart grid, with increased use of renewable energy generation technologies, offers the potential for significant efficiency … more

Methods to Quantify Ligand Number and Structure in Single Biomolecules
March 24, 2015

The binding of solution-borne ligands is a ubiquitous biological mechanism regulating the folding of proteins and nucleic acids into specific, … more

2015 FISSEA Conference - "Changes, Challenges, and Collaborations: Effective Cybersecurity Training"
March 24-25, 2015

Plan to attend (great networking opportunities). Nominate a contemporary who is making special efforts to create, build, manage, or inspire an … more

Document Control and Record Keeping
March 26, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of Laboratory Management System Document Control and Record Keeping that are necessary to … more

Grid 3.0 Workshop
March 26-27, 2015

The Grid 3.0 Workshop builds on the success of the November 13, 2015 Electricity Sector Issues Roundtable: Grid 3.0 and Beyond, which was organized … more

Parametrically Excited Electrostatically Coupled Micro Oscillators
March 30, 2015

Resonant micro- and nanoelectromechanical (MEMS/NEMS) devices find application in biological and chemical sensors, scientific instruments allowing … more

NISTIR 6969 SOP 8 - Part 1
April 1, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will examine calibrating large tolerance weights using the Modified Substitution Mass Calibration procedure (SOP 8).  Learning … more

Workshop on Cybersecurity in a Post-Quantum World
April 2-3, 2015

The advent of practical quantum computing will break all commonly used public key cryptographic algorithms. In response, NIST is researching … more

NISTIR 6969 SOP 8 - Part 2
April 2, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will review and apply Uncertainty Calculations to the Modified Substitution Mass Calibration procedure from the "SOP 8, Part … more

NIST Cyber-Physical Systems Public Working Group (CPS PWG) Workshop – April 2015
April 7-8, 2015

The second face-to-face workshop of the full NIST Cyber-Physical Systems Public Working Group (CPS PWG) will be held on April 7-8, 2015 at the NIST … more

NISTIR 7383 SOP 19 (18) - Part 1
April 8, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will examine the process of calibrating Volumetric Test Measures using NISTIR 7383 SOP 18 and compare this procedure to SOP 19 … more

NISTIR 7383 SOP 19 (18) - Part 2
April 9, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will review and apply Uncertainty Calculations to the Volume Transfer Calibration procedure from the "SOP 19 (18) Part 1" … more

Brilliant Blunders
April 10, 2015

Even the greatest scientists have made some serious blunders. "Brilliant Blunders" concerns the evolution of life on Earth, of the Earth itself, … more

Quantum Information Science: Innovation and the Path Forward
April 10, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology, Department of Commerce, is hosting a workshop in support of the Interagency Working Group on … more

Southeast Measurement Assurance Program (SEMAP)
April 13-16, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from SEMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
April 13-17, 2015

This 5 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

Train the Trainer: Training Summit
April 14-16, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Office of Weights and Measures will hold a Training Summit for regional trainers to … more

Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Nanoelectronics
April 14-16, 2015

The 2015 International Conference on Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Nanoelectronics (FCMN) will be held at the Hilton Dresden … more

Information Technology Security Day, Gaithersburg
April 14, 2015

The NIST Information Technology Security Day is hosted annually as a means to heighten DOC and NIST user awareness of information technology … more

Workshop: Measurement Challenges and Metrology for Monitoring CO2 Emissions from Smokestacks
April 20-21, 2015

On April 20-21, 2015, NIST will host a workshop that will, through measurement science, enable the owners of stationary sources (primarily the … more

Mass Metrology Seminar
April 20-May 1, 2015

The Mass Metrology Seminar is a 2 week, "hands-on" seminar. It incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and … more

Satellites, Mathematics and Drones - fighting poachers in Africa and Asia
April 24, 2015

Tom Snitch leads a team at the University of Maryland's Institute for Advanced Computer Studies that has created the world's most sophisticated … more

23rd Annual CIRMS Meeting "Fundamentals of Ionizing Radiation"
April 27-29, 2015

The 23rd Annual Meeting of the Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards will focus on Fundamentals of Radiation Measurement … more

Release of Draft Framework for Public Comment
April 27, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) will release the complete draft (100%) of its Community Disaster Resilience Framework on … more

Western Measurement Assurance Program (WRAP)
May 4-7, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from WRAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

Information Technology (IT) Security Day, Boulder
May 5, 2015

The NIST Information Technology Security Day is hosted annually as a means to heighten DOC and NIST user awareness of information technology … more

NIST Workshop on Open Cloud Architectures for Smart Manufacturing
May 5, 2015

This workshop is an initial event for manufacturers and providers of IoT technologies, cloud platforms, and services to share their visions, and … more

NCCoE Speaker Series, May 2015
May 20, 2015

National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence (NCCoE) Speaker Series showcases global thought-leaders to highlight critical cybersecurity issues of … more

Cybersecurity for Smart City Infrastructure
May 27-28, 2015

The Designed-in Cybersecurity for Smart Cities Workshop is being jointly held by NIST and the Cybersecurity Research Alliance (CSRA). This … more

Autonomous Industrial Vehicles: From the Laboratory to the Factory Floor
May 30, 2015

To solicit researcher input for the development of consensus standards within ASTM International Committee F45 on Driverless Automatic Industrial … more

Advanced Mass Seminar
June 1-11, 2015

The 9 day, hands-on seminar focuses on the comprehension and application of the advanced mass procedures, the equations, and associated … more

NIST Handbook 133 - Checking the Net Contents of Packaged Goods - Basic
June 1-5, 2015

This 5 day seminar will focus on the requirements and basic test procedures for packages labeled by weight. This will include, but not be limited … more

Liquefied Petroleum Gas Liquid-Measuring Devices
June 1-5, 2015

This 5 day seminar will teach students how to properly inspect and test LPG metering systems, i.e., perform an official examination by properly … more

Tattoo Recognition Technology- Challenge (Tatt-C) Workshop
June 8, 2015

The first Tattoo Recognition Technology – Challenge (Tatt-C) workshop will be held on June 8, 2015 at the NIST campus in Gaithersburg, Maryland. … more

Workshop on Elliptic Curve Cryptography Standards
June 11-12, 2015

Elliptic curve cryptography will be critical to the adoption of strong cryptography as we migrate to higher security strengths. NIST has … more

NIST-Academic Partnerships Conference: NIST Construction Awardees and their Scientific Research Facilities
June 21-24, 2015

A two-day symposium is planned to take place at the NIST Research Campus in Gaithersburg, Maryland June 22 to June 23, 2014 to bring together … more

Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2015
July 20-21, 2015

There are several emerging areas in which highly constrained devices are interconnected, typically communicating wirelessly with one another, … more

International Symposium on Forensic Science Error Management
July 20-24, 2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is planning to host the International Symposium on Forensic Science Error Management: … more

Nanotube Bolometer Workshop
July 22-23, 2015

The carbon-nanotube based bolometer presents our community with new opportunities in detecting photons – from UV to the far infrared. Please join … more

Fundamentals of Metrology
August 10-14, 2015

The Fundamentals of Metrology seminar will introduce the participant to the concepts of measurement systems, units, measurement uncertainty, … more

Contract Review
August 13, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of contract review that are necessary to meet customer expectations and successfully implement … more

6th International Conference on One-Dimensional Nanomaterials (ICON)- Postponed
August 16-20, 2015

The Conference Has Been Postponed to Spring 2016. Dates Will Be Announced Shortly. On August 16-20, 2015, NIST will host the 6th International … more

Volume Metrology
August 17-21, 2015

This 5 day seminar incorporates approximately 30 percent lectures and 70 percent demonstrations and laboratory work in which the participant … more

Document Control and Record Keeping
August 27, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will introduce the fundamentals of Laboratory Management System Document Control and Record Keeping that are necessary to … more

Northeastern Measurement Assurance Program (NEMAP)
September 14-17, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from NEMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

NIST Photometry Short Course
September 22-25, 2015

The need for education and training for photometry engineers and technicians has been stressed by the Council for Optical Radiation Measurements … more

Southwestern Assurance Program (SWAP)
September 28-October 1, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from SWAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

MidAmerica Measurement Assurance Program (MidMAP)
October 5-8, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from MidMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, … more

Advancing Nanoparticle Manufacturing
October 7-8, 2015

Following decades of research and development, commercial products enabled by nanoparticles are poised to have broad impact in diverse sectors of … more

BioImage Informatics Conference 2015
October 14-16, 2015

The BioImage Informatics (BII) conference will bring together researchers and practitioners in the field of image informatics for the life … more

Caribbean Measurement Assurance Program (CaMAP)
October 19-23, 2015

This is the annual training session for metrologists from CaMAP. The sessions will cover updated proficiency testing software, analysis, planning, … more

NIST Hosts CIPM Consultative Committee for Amount of Substance: Metrology in Chemistry and Biology (CCQM) Working Group Meetings on Organic Analysis and Bioanalysis.
October 19-20, 2015

NIST Hosts CIPM Consultative Committee for Amount of Substance: Metrology in Chemistry and Biology (CCQM) Working Group Meetings. A joint meeting … more

Internal Auditing Best Practices
October 22, 2015

This 2 hour webinar will consider internal auditing techniques and best practices that are used by a metrology laboratory to comply with ISO/IEC … more

Numerical Reproducibility at Exascale
November 20, 2015

Experimental reproducibility is a cornerstone of the scientific method. As computation has grown into a powerful tool for scientific inquiry, the … more

 
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