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TRECVid Surveillance Event Detection Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 03/25/2015

The Surveillance Event Detection (SED) evaluation track is part of the TRECVid Evaluation and is intended to help promote technology development … more

National Advanced Spectrum and Communications Test Network (NASCTN)
Last Updated Date: 03/25/2015

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TRECVid Multimedia Event Detection Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 03/23/2015

The Multimedia Event Detection (MED) evaluation track is part of the TRECVid Evaluation . The goal of MED is to assemble core detection … more

Personal Identity Verification (PIV) of Federal Employees and Contractors
Last Updated Date: 03/19/2015

On August 27, 2004, the President signed Homeland Security Presidential Directive 12 (HSPD-12), entitled "Policy for a Common Identification … more

Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) Implementation Project
Last Updated Date: 03/19/2015

The FISMA Implementation Project was established in January 2003 to produce several key security standards and guidelines required by … more

Biometric Standards Program and Resource Center
Last Updated Date: 03/19/2015

Supporting the national strategy on biometrics and the development of required biometric standards is the cornerstone of our program. We seek to … more

Data Science
Last Updated Date: 03/18/2015

The NIST Information Access Division (IAD) initiated a Data Science Program aimed to advance the measurement science for big data/data analytics … more

Software Performance Project
Last Updated Date: 02/23/2015

The mission of the Software Performance project is to strengthen the scientific foundations of software performance measurement ("metrology for … more

Materials Data and Informatics
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

The Materials Genome Initiative (MGI) will create a new era of materials innovation that will serve as a foundation for strengthening domestic … more

NIST Materials Resource Registry
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

The goal of Materials Genome Initiative is to accelerate the United States' ability to discover, develop, manufacture, and deploy advanced … more

Computational Methods for Materials Science
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

The design of innovative materials is an essential task to advance fields such as medicine, optics, and mechatronics.   Nano-materials are … more

Large Scale Systems
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

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Infrastructure for Integrated Electronics Design & Manufacturing (IIEDM) Project
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

The IIEDM project seeks to aid the growth of the electronics and semiconductor industries by technical support in two key efforts. First, the … more

Knowledge Facilitation Project
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

The vision of the Knowledge Facilitation project is to support the eNIST objective to eliminate paper and to automate manual, labor intensive … more

National Software Reference Library
Last Updated Date: 02/11/2015

For more detailed information, visit us at: This project is supported by the U.S. Department of Justice's National … more

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