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Polymer Microspheres By Annular Co-Flow Extrusion
Last Updated Date: 10/02/2012

Well characterized test materials are essential for validating the performance of trace explosive detection systems. Particle size, chemical … more

Federal Highway Administration Exploratory Advanced Research Program
Last Updated Date: 09/05/2012

Leverage NIST knowledge and capabilities in task analysis, perception, autonomous vehicle systems, and performance measurements to support an FWHA … more

Army Research Laboratory Perception/ Performance Evaluation Project
Last Updated Date: 09/05/2012

The detection, classification, and tracking of moving vehicles and people from an unmanned vehicle maneuvering at speeds of up to 80 kph remain a … more

RoboCrane
Last Updated Date: 08/30/2012

(Concluded) The RoboCrane design utilizes the basic idea of the Stewart Platform parallel link manipulator. The unique feature of the NIST … more

Novel Sources for Focused-ion Beams
Last Updated Date: 08/14/2012

Focused beams of ions have a wide range of uses, from nanoscale imaging to the fabrication of nanomaterials.  At the CNST, researchers are … more

Uniform Realization of the Unit of Torque in the US
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

Torque measurements are used heavily during product assembly and testing throughout the aerospace, automotive, and manufacturing sectors. … more

Small Force Metrology
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

The Small Force Metrology project supports U.S. instrumentation vendors, academic researchers, government scientists, and a broad spectrum of … more

Redefinition of the Kilogram
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

This project will conduct the research and development required to support the international efforts to prepare for a future redefinition of the … more

Mechanical Metrology Program
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

Providing critical measurements of mass, force, vibration, and acoustics for a broad range of industries and aspects of everyday life. Such … more

Mass 1 kg CCM Key Comparison
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

Serve as co-pilot with BIPM in conducting the CCM 1 kg mass international comparison.

Implement Robotic Mass Measurements in SP250 Services
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

This project will develop and implement the procedures required to have fully automated/robotic mass measurement services in the range from 1 mg … more

Automation Update of Force Laboratory Deadweight Machines
Last Updated Date: 05/30/2012

This project will update all NIST force laboratory automation hardware and software to maintain the current capability of force calibration … more

Production Network Supplier Characterization Project
Last Updated Date: 05/29/2012

Production network resiliency is a measure of the network’s ability to reduce consequences of, and recover from, various types of man-made or … more

Modeling and Simulation of Nanofabrication
Last Updated Date: 03/09/2012

Most manufacturing has historically been based on top-down fabrication and assembly.  With rapid advances in nanotechnology, there is increasing … more

DML (Dimensional Markup Language) Project
Last Updated Date: 01/04/2012

The DML specification defines content and format for measurement nominals and actuals, for single part inspection results, from a coordinate … more

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