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Displaying Director events from January 01, 2014 To December 30, 2014

Theoretical Physics and the Phenomena of Life: How Much Can We Calculate?
January 15, 2014

Whether we are looking up at a flock of birds, coherent yet fluid as they move the sky, or peering through a microscope at the intricate dance of … more

Shocks and Consequences: Resilience Lessons Learned from Superstorm Sandy and the Boston Marathon Bombing
January 24, 2014

Escalating losses associated with unexpected events such as natural disasters, terrorism, and the mounting risk associated with cyber-attacks on … more

NIST Exhibits at 2014 BEYA STEM Conference
February 6-8, 2014

Easily the most-anticipated diversity event of the year, BEYA STEM Conference is a talent-rich environment for recruitment, networking and … more

NIST Exhibits at the AAAS Annual Meeting 2014
February 13-17, 2014

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

Watch NIST OSAC Webcast Live-Feb. 18th Visit NIST at the AAFS Annual Meeting 2014
February 18-22, 2014

NIST Guidance Groups: Input Received & Proposed Plan Development Presentation & Live Webcast February 18, 2014 NIST presenters will share … more

Black History Month Colloquium: Remembering NBS, My Gateway to a Future of Service and Opportunity
February 21, 2014

During this special Black History Month Colloquium, Dr. King will describe the powerful influence that her employment as a research chemist at the … more

Building a Better Future, with Robots
March 7, 2014

Rodney Brooks envisions a future where robots will become our indispensable collaborators, working alongside workers on the factory floor and … more

Entrepreneurship Pathways at NIST: Taking ideas from the lab to the market
March 21, 2014

NIST has a rich history of transferring ideas from the lab into the marketplace. At this special event you will hear stories about being an … more

NIST Exhibits at the 2014 International Wireless Communications Expo
March 26-27, 2014

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

NIST Exhibits at the 2014 International Wireless Communications Expo
March 26-27, 2014

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

Measuring People: From Elementary Counting to Better Healthcare
April 4, 2014

Image credit: CLUC (CCBY-NC-ND 2.0) The quality ass more

Information Technology Security Day, Gaithersburg
April 8, 2014

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

NIST Partner's With Organizations for the 3rd USA Science & Engineering Festival
April 25-27, 2014

The USA Science & Engineering Festival is a national grassroots effort to advance STEM education and inspire the next generation of scientists … more

A Measure of Improbable Research
April 25, 2014

Dung beetles finding their way home via the Milky Way. Calculating the forces acting on a ponytail. Preventing patients from exploding during … more

Information Technology (IT) Security Day, Boulder
May 13, 2014

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

Frontiers in Understanding Ultracold Atoms and Molecules
May 30, 2014

Frontiers in Understanding Ultracold Atoms and Molecules More information to come. more

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