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Crystal Unclear: Why Might This Uncanny Crystal Change Laser Design?
Release Date: 08/26/2016

Laser applications may benefit from crystal research by scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and China’s … more

Let’s Roll: Material for Polymer Solar Cells May Lend Itself to Large-Area Processing
Release Date: 08/12/2016

For all the promise they have shown in the lab, polymer solar cells still need to “get on a roll” like the ones employed in printing newspapers so … more

NIST Could Help Keep Sequestered Carbon From Blowin’ in the Wind
Release Date: 04/20/2016

Capturing carbon dioxide gas and storing it underground is a promising strategy for reducing greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. Scientists at the … more

Public Safety Data Analytics Roadmap
Release Date: 04/19/2016

In a press release issued today , the Department of Commerce announced the release of the Public Safety Analytics R&D Roadmap , developed by … more

For Rechargeable Batteries That Crush the Competition, Crush This Material
Release Date: 04/01/2016

By chemically modifying and pulverizing a promising group of compounds, scientists at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) … more

Cryogenic Flow Facility Moves
Release Date: 12/14/2015

  The Cryogenic Flow Measurement Facility as it was installed at NIST's Boulder, CO, campus. Click on image for enlarged view. As recently as a … more

Smokestack Turbulence
Release Date: 11/23/2015

Society is increasingly concerned about exactly how much carbon dioxide and other pollutants are coming out of smokestacks. But current … more

NIST Process Expands Catalyst Options for Electrolysis and Fuel Cells
Release Date: 11/19/2015

Remember that pair of gold electroplated earrings you bought years ago at the mall? (Oh yes, you do.) Key to crafting their allure was the ability … more

NIST’s OSAC is Seeking Standards Developing Organizations
Release Date: 10/27/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)'s Organization for Scientific Area Committees for Forensic Science (OSAC) would like to … more

A Single Pixel Touchless Laser Tracker Probe
Release Date: 10/27/2015

A recent invention within NIST CTL is featured in the 2015 Autumn Journal of the Coordinate Metrology Society Conference*. The invention referred … more

October OSAC Newsletter
Release Date: 10/19/2015

The Organization of Scientific Area Committees for Forensic Science (OSAC) has released its October 2015 monthly newsletter to communicate program … more

2016 Baldrige Sponsorship Opportunities Now Available!
Release Date: 09/30/2015

Organizations and individuals are invited to help support the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program at a turning point in its history. You can … more

NIST Calibrates Quartz Crystals for Fusion Device
Release Date: 09/29/2015

Testing a Sandia spectrometer at the NIST tungst more

Hydrogen Storage Technology Patented
Release Date: 09/21/2015

Individual frames from time-resolved IR emission-measurement images for a magnesium-iron thin film in which 4 % of the atoms are iron, exposed to … more

September OSAC Newsletters
Release Date: 09/17/2015

  The Organization of Scientific Area Committees for Forensic Science (OSAC) has released its September 2015 monthly newsletter to communicate … more

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