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metRology Software Project
Last Updated Date: 11/14/2012

The goal of the metRology software project is to provide  a set of specialized functions for statistical metrology as a package for the R software … more

Last Updated Date: 10/26/2012

Quantum science and engineering has the potential to revolutionize 21st century technology in much the same way that lasers, electronics, and … more

Structural Databases
Last Updated Date: 10/01/2012

We are witnessing the emergence of a web based "data rich" era on chemical and biological compounds. In order to make significant advances in this … more

Biometric Standards
Last Updated Date: 08/15/2012

This project develops clear, robust, tested, sufficient and implementable biometric data exchange formats, biometric sample quality, biometric … more

TRECVid Surveillance Event Detection Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 07/20/2012

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

Metrics for Manipulation and Enhancements of Forensic Images
Last Updated Date: 06/26/2012

Latent fingerprints are, by definition, left unintentionally and are obtained using diverse physical and chemical techniques. It follows that the … more

Border Gateway Protocol - Robustness and Security
Last Updated Date: 05/03/2012

This project focuses on Robustness, Security, and Scalability of Internet Routing Infrastructure, in particular, the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP). more

Large Scale Systems
Last Updated Date: 04/03/2012

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High Performance Computing
Last Updated Date: 03/05/2012

High Performance Computing (HPC) enables work on challenging problems that are beyond the capacity and capability of desktop computing resources. … more

NIST High Assurance Domain Project
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2012

The High Assurance Domain (HAD) project was created to foster development and deployment of new network security technologies to increase trust in … more

Content-Based Access to Unstructured Information
Last Updated Date: 01/03/2012

This project uses community evaluations to build the infrastructure required to evaluate system effectiveness on information access tasks. In … more

Next Generation Test Bed
Last Updated Date: 12/15/2011

This project provides a secure, high-capacity, state of the art computer laboratory to continue support of the biometrics standards and metrology … more

Fingerprint Testing
Last Updated Date: 12/14/2011

Advances standards and metrology in assessing performance of fingerprint system technologies while promoting innovation within industry through … more

Biometrics Test Lab
Last Updated Date: 12/14/2011

Provides a secure, high-capacity, state of the art computer laboratory to continue support of biometrics standards and metrology program focusing … more

Public Safety Communications
Last Updated Date: 12/12/2011

To provide the public safety community with a better understanding of what to expect from new and emerging networking technologies, and accelerate … more

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