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Electromagnetic Compatibility of Smart Grid Devices and Systems
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) ensures that all electrical and electronic devices function reliably in their intended environments.  This … more

Smart Grid Interoperability Testbed Facility
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

NIST is charged by the 2007 Energy Independence and Security Act (EISA) with facilitation of interoperability standards to enable successful … more

Smart Grid Communication Networks
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

While there is a clear need for communication networks supporting reliable information transfer between the various entities in the electric grid, … more

Power Conditioning Systems for Renewables, Storage, and Microgrids
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

This project develops the measurement science necessary to support the widespread use of advanced power electronics to provided new … more

Advanced Metering in Smart Distribution Grids
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

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

Smart Grid Program
Last Updated Date: 05/04/2016

To develop and demonstrate advances in measurement science to enable integration of interoperable and secure real-time sensing, control, … more

Thin Film Electronics
Last Updated Date: 04/25/2016

The Thin Film Electronics Project develops rigorous measurements and methodology needed for continued U.S. leadership in manufacturing and … more

Nanomagnetic Imaging
Last Updated Date: 04/06/2016

The microscopic arrangement of the magnetic structure within a thin metal film plays a fundamental role in many technological applications ranging … more

Cyber Physical Systems Program
Last Updated Date: 03/09/2016

Through new measurement science, advanced testbed capabilities, and community-based efforts, enable the scalable design and reproducible … more

Infrared optical properties of materials and components
Last Updated Date: 03/03/2016

Accurate measurements of the optical properties of materials in the infrared spectral range play an increasingly important role in the aerospace … more

Advanced Microwave Photonics
Last Updated Date: 03/02/2016

Research on quantum information (QI) seeks to control and exploit exotic properties of quantum mechanics, and researchers are already generating … more

Metrology of the Ohm
Last Updated Date: 03/02/2016

Resistance standards traceable to NIST provide references for measurements of current at levels from 3000 A to below 20 fA and are used to support … more

Advanced Materials Metrology
Last Updated Date: 02/04/2016

In this project we measure the fundamental electrical properties of materials from bulk to nanoscale from 1 MHz to 0.3 THz. Understanding the … more

Field Parameter Metrology
Last Updated Date: 02/04/2016

Consider the consequences if nearby electronics could interfere with a jet's instruments or cause an automobile to stall. The Field Parameter … more

Wireless Systems Metrology
Last Updated Date: 02/04/2016

Imagine how much safer a fire fighter's job would be if it were possible for a robot to navigate in a burning building and locate those in need of … more

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