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Quantum Materials and Devices
Last Updated Date: 10/08/2014

Quantum coherent materials have become important in magnetic sensors as well as information processing technology. For magnetic sensors, … more

MEMS Measurement Science and Standards
Last Updated Date: 09/29/2014

Our goal is to provide technical leadership in R&D for the MEMS measurement infrastructure essential to improving U.S. economic … more

Acoustics and Vibration
Last Updated Date: 09/23/2014

The Acoustics and Vibration Project provides measurement services, and develops measurements and documentary standards for the SI units of … more

Quantum Sensors
Last Updated Date: 09/10/2014

The Quantum Sensors Project develops sensors based on quantum phenomena for spectroscopy, imaging, and other precision measurements for … more

Smart Grid Program
Last Updated Date: 04/10/2014

The objective of the Smart Grid Program is to develop and deploy advances in measurement science to enable integration of interoperable and secure … more

Terahertz Imaging and Sources
Last Updated Date: 03/24/2014

Imaging in the terahertz frequency range enables the detection of concealed weapons and other contraband (e.g., explosives under clothing) without … more

Single Photonics and Quantum Information
Last Updated Date: 03/24/2014

Quantum-based communication and measurement systems that use novel quantum states of light are being developed around the world. However, the … more

Advanced Metering in Smart Distribution Grids
Last Updated Date: 01/24/2014

Electricity meters today face unprecedented challenges, from distorted waveforms on the grid, bidirectional metering for renewables, and the use … more

Laser Radiometry
Last Updated Date: 10/29/2013

Accurate characterization of optoelectronic equipment is important to applications such as optical telecommunications, medical devices, materials … more

High-Speed Measurements
Last Updated Date: 10/29/2013

Today's economy relies on high-speed communications that ride fiber-optic networks, and PML physicists play a crucial role in providing the means … more

Fiber Sources and Applications
Last Updated Date: 10/29/2013

Optical frequency combs convert a laser source containing a single frequency of light into pulses that include thousands of frequencies. This … more

Magnetodynamics and Spin Electronics
Last Updated Date: 05/13/2013

The Magnetics Group's program in magnetodynamics and spin electronics develops new measurement techniques to characterize the high frequency … more

Smart Grid Version 2.0
Last Updated Date: 12/03/2010

 Under the Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) of 2007, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has "primary … more

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