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Nanocalorimetry Measurements
Last Updated Date: 01/22/2015

To develop nanocalorimetry as a method for measuring heats of reaction of nanoscale samples with nanojoule sensitivity in order to detect … more

Carbon Mitigation
Last Updated Date: 01/22/2015

The goal of this project is to identify and develop standards and measurement methods currently needed by the energy industry to enable the … more

Measurements and Standards for Thermoelectric Materials
Last Updated Date: 01/22/2015

Our goal is to develop standard reference materials (SRMs), measurement methodologies, and comprehensive data sets (Seebeck coefficient, … more

High-throughput (Combinatorial) "Foundry" for Inorganic Materials: "Data on Demand"
Last Updated Date: 01/22/2015

We develop combinatorial measurement methods and metrologies for the rapid generation of comprehensive and consistent datasets. Manufacturers of … more

Working Group
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

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 … more

Establishing Measurement Traceability for Gaseous Mercury Emissions Monitoring
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

As a result of the environmental impact of mercury and the neurotoxic risk associated with trophic transfer of methyl mercury to humans, the … more

Fatty Acids in Human Serum and Plasma Quality Assurance Program
Last Updated Date: 01/20/2015

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) have … more

Evaluating Measurement Quality of Microfluidic Cell-based Assays
Last Updated Date: 01/14/2015

Microfluidic technologies show promise as miniaturized, portable platforms for cell assays, but must be tested to establish confidence of … more

Superconductor Electromechanics
Last Updated Date: 01/14/2015

The program measures the critical current of superconductor wires as a function of magnetic field, temperature, and mechanical strain, and … more

Ultra-dense Networks
Last Updated Date: 01/09/2015

Ultra-dense networks will arise not only from an expanded user base and shorter links, but also from an enriched topology, including … more

Fifth Generation Mobile Networks
Last Updated Date: 01/09/2015

The demand for the next generation of wireless networks has been spurred by smart phones and other data-intensive mobile devices. The popularity of … more

Millimeter-wave Communication Systems
Last Updated Date: 01/09/2015

Millimeter-wave communications systems are a natural fit for fifth generation mobile networks. Specifically, systems that combine mmWaves, massive … more

Massive Multi-user MIMO
Last Updated Date: 01/09/2015

Massive Multi-user Multiple-Input Multiple-Output (MU-MIMO) technology is expected to deliver Gbits/s data rates, even in existing cellular bands … more

Analytical Transmission Scanning Electron Microscopy
Last Updated Date: 01/02/2015

This project develops low-energy transmission electron diffraction, imaging, and spectroscopy in the scanning electron microscope, to enable … more

Electric Power Metrology and the Smart Grid
Last Updated Date: 12/09/2014

Our country's way of life depends on the electric power distribution system. Keeping the national electric grid in good working order -- and … more

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