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Chemistry Programs & Projects

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Solvation Free Energy
Last Updated Date: 03/30/2016

Measuring and maintaining water quality is increasingly becoming a significant global issue.  As new chemicals are introduced into the water … more

Structure-Property Links in Deformation
Last Updated Date: 03/29/2016

This project aims to improve models linking the microscale, grain-level deformation properties, and the macroscopic, continuum deformation … more

Measurement Quality in Hydrogen Storage R&D
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

No existing hydrogen storage material satisfies the Department of Energy (DoE) goal of achieving a commercial hydrogen storage system for … more

Determinations of Boron Deposit Quality by Neutron Depth Profiling
Last Updated Date: 03/08/2016

Straw detectors are a new concept in position-sensitive neutron detectors recently developed by Proportion Technology Inc. The detectors are … more

Atomic Standard for Pressure
Last Updated Date: 02/24/2016

NIST scientists are developing a highly accurate primary standard for pressure in the range 2 MPa to 7 MPa based on fundamental physical … more

5G Millimeter Wave Channel Model Alliance
Last Updated Date: 02/09/2016

There is an industry and research community need for accurately characterizing the mmWave bands above 6 GHz. While there are many groups currently … more

State-resolved Biomolecular Spectroscopies
Last Updated Date: 12/16/2015

Sensitive and fully state resolved spectroscopic methods in the terahertz (THz) and ultraviolet (UV) regions are being developed to investigate … more

Measurement Techniques for Membranes and Membrane Proteins
Last Updated Date: 12/16/2015

Synthetic cell membrane constructs allow the simplification and complete control of a more complicated cellular system, as well as the … more

Differential Absorption LIDAR
Last Updated Date: 12/16/2015

We are developing a method for accurately quantifying greenhouse gas emissions from natural and anthropogenic sources and sinks to meet the … more

Thermometry
Last Updated Date: 11/24/2015

The NIST Thermodynamic Metrology Group maintains and develops national standards of temperature (in the range 0.65 K to 1235 K), and supports … more

Acoustic Thermometry
Last Updated Date: 11/23/2015

By measuring the speed of sound in argon gas, we have determined thermodynamic temperature with unprecedented accuracy in the range 0 °C to 552 … more

THz Detection of Corrosion Products
Last Updated Date: 11/20/2015

The major cause of deteriorating concrete in the infrastructure is corrosion of the reinforcing steel. This is the major mechanism of … more

Optical Characterization of Advanced Thin Films
Last Updated Date: 11/10/2015

A wide range of technologies are impacted by the performance of thin (<100 nm) layers of advanced materials. This is particularly true in the … more

Ceramic Phase Equilibrium Data
Last Updated Date: 10/14/2015

Advanced ceramics and inorganic materials are critically enabling elements in devices and systems across many technology sectors, such as … more

Biomagnetic Imaging
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2015

The biomagnetic imaging program develops standards, measurement methods, and new magnetic imaging modalities for biomedical and environmental … more

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