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NIST Spectroradiometry Short Course
Start Date: 04/01/2014

The NIST Spectroradiometry Short Course is offered every 2 years and covers radiometry fundamentals, radiometric properties of sources and … more

22nd Annual CIRMS Meeting
Start Date: 03/10/2014

The 22nd Annual Meeting of the Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards will focus on advanced manufacturing and technology. For … more

NIST ITS-90 Fixed-Point Cell Mini-Workshop
Start Date: 11/05/2013

The NIST ITS-90 Fixed-Point Cell Mini-Workshop is offered every year and covers the realization of ITS-90 fixed-point cells over the range from … more

NIST Photometry Short Course
Start Date: 09/24/2013

The need for education and training for photometry engineers and technicians has been stressed by the Council for Optical Radiation Measurements … more

NIST Spectrophotometry Short Course
Start Date: 05/13/2013

The NIST Spectrophotometry Short Course is offered every 2 years and covers the fundamentals of science and technology related to the accurate … more

Frontiers of In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy
Start Date: 04/11/2013

The significance and versatility of in situ transmission electron microscopy (TEM) has increased dramatically during the last 10 to 15 years. In … more

NIST Radiation Thermometry Short Course
Start Date: 10/15/2012

The NIST Radiation Short Course is offered every 2 years and covers the fundamentals of radiometric physics and instrumentation associated with … more

Selecting and Using Alternative Thermometers
Start Date: 09/19/2012

The NIST Selecting and Using Alternative Thermometers Mini-Workshop is offered every year and is a laboratory-based workshop designed to assist … more

Contaminants, Water and Human Health: New Lessons from Alligators
Start Date: 06/15/2012

Many chemicals introduced into the environment by humans adversely affect embryonic development of animals, including humans. A disruption of … more

37th Annual Time and Frequency Metrology Seminar
Start Date: 06/05/2012

This seminar is a must for planners, managers, scientists, engineers, laboratory technicians, and educators involved in the use of time and … more

A Memoir of Los Alamos in World War II
Start Date: 05/18/2012

As an undergraduate physics student turned soldier, Dr. Peshkin was lucky to be sent to Los Alamos, where he worked most of the time as Richard … more

NIST Lunar Calibration Workshop
Start Date: 05/14/2012

Purpose: The Lunar Calibration Workshop will bring together representatives from different communities to discuss the need to establish the Moon … more

Complexity: A Guided Tour
Start Date: 05/04/2012

As science probes the nature of life, society, and technology ever more closely, what it finds there is complexity. The sophisticated group … more

Paul Dirac - The Strangest Man
Start Date: 04/27/2012

Paul Dirac, co-discover of quantum mechanics, was one of the greatest theoretical physicists of the twentieth century. Now often called “the … more


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