Research Programs Available to Students
All seven of the NIST laboratories in Gaithersburg, MD participate in the SURF program: Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology(CNST), Communications Technology Laboratory (CTL), Engineering (EL), Information Technology (ITL) , Material Measurement (MML), Center for Neutron Research (NCNR), Physical Measurement (PML).
Due to the multi-disciplinary nature of NIST's research, we encourage students to look through the different websites below to discover lots of interesting project areas. For example, a chemistry student may find project opportunities in ITL, PL, EL and CNST, in addition to the logical choice of MML. Similar opportunities exist for those in other disciplines.
Summaries of current research opportunities exist in the following laboratories:
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