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Optical Medical Imaging
Last Updated Date: 11/20/2015

The Optical Medical Imaging program was established to advance the application of optical imaging in surgical, clinical, and medical practices. … more

Embedded Intelligence in Buildings Program
Last Updated Date: 11/16/2015

The objective of the Embedded Intelligence in Buildings Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science that will improve building … more

Automated Fault Detection and Diagnostics for the Mechanical Services in Commercial Buildings Project
Last Updated Date: 11/16/2015

To improve the operating efficiency of commercial heating, ventilating, and air-conditioning (HVAC) systems by developing automated falut … more

Building Integration with Smart Grid Project
Last Updated Date: 11/16/2015

To develop the measurement science for industry standards that will enable interconnection of home and building automation and control systems … 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

Metrology and Synthesis of 3D Nanostructures
Last Updated Date: 10/13/2015

Nanostructures are a critical component of innovations in electronics, energy conservation, renewable energy, biomedical research, and health … more

Measurement Techniques for Membranes and Membrane Proteins
Last Updated Date: 10/05/2015

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

5G Millimeter Wave Channel Model Alliance
Last Updated Date: 09/29/2015

There is an industry and research community need for on developing channel models for specific wireless systems and may be short-lived or adapted … more

Affect of Partial Charge Calculation Method on Adsorption Thermodynamics
Last Updated Date: 09/15/2015

In classical molecular simulations, electrostatic contributions to the potential energy are typically accounted for by assigning partial charges … more

Evolution of Image Spatial Resolution
Last Updated Date: 08/25/2015

Measuring the through-plane water content in a hydrogen fuel cell is critical to understanding this complicated heat and mass transport … more

Sealant Service Life Prediction
Last Updated Date: 08/11/2015

The Building Joint Sealant Service Life Prediction Research  project has been initiated by BFRL to deliver critical predictive models for service … more

Hydrogen Storage Optimization in Thin Film Combinatorial Alloys
Last Updated Date: 08/11/2015

Discovery of novel materials for hydrogen gas storage has prompted new avenues of research towards developing hydrogen as an alternative fuel. … more

Electron-Beam Irradiation of Solar Cells
Last Updated Date: 07/29/2015

The Dosimetry Group operates a system capable of performing electron beam processing, which consists of a Van de Graaff electron accelerator and a … more

Nanotribology for Nanomanufacturing (Archived)
Last Updated Date: 07/20/2015

Tribology is the science and technology of interacting surfaces in relative motion and includes studies of friction, adhesion, lubrication, and … more

Working Group
Last Updated Date: 07/12/2015

The US TAG assumes a mirror structure to ISO/TC 276. As each member country has one vote within ISO/TC 276, the US vote is determined by the … more

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