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Web Force-Field (WebFF) - A Smart Force Field Repository for Soft Materials
Last Updated Date: 04/17/2014

As part of our mission to support the Materials Genome Initiative (MGI), we are developing data repositories and tools that support Integrated … more

Modeling Dispersion Rheology for Non-Spherical Particles
Last Updated Date: 04/16/2014

The flow of polymer composites via injection molding, spraying or spreading on surfaces is crucial to polymer composite manufacturing. For … more

Face, Iris, & Multimodal Testing
Last Updated Date: 04/16/2014

This project Advances standards and metrology in assessing performance of face, iris, & multimodal biometric system technologies while … more

Density Functional Tight Binding Methods
Last Updated Date: 04/04/2014

Density Functional Tight Binding (DFTB) methods have been shown to be capable of producing reliable molecular structures and energetics at a … more

Cryptographic Hash Algorithm Competition
Last Updated Date: 03/28/2014

NIST opened a public competition on November 2, 2007 to develop a new cryptographic hash algorithm, which converts a variable length message into … more

Cryptographic Standards Development Process Review
Last Updated Date: 03/28/2014

Recent news reports about leaked classified documents have caused concern from the cryptographic community about the security of NIST … more

Measurement Science for Complex Information Systems
Last Updated Date: 03/26/2014

This project aims to develop and evaluate a coherent set of methods to understand behavior in complex information systems, such as the Internet, … more

Quantum Information and Measurements
Last Updated Date: 03/21/2014

America's future prosperity and security may rely in part on the exotic properties of quantum mechanics. Research on quantum information (QI) … more

Data Science
Last Updated Date: 03/07/2014

The NIST Information Technology Laboratory (ITL) has over 25 years of experience measuring and evaluating technology that is used to process, … more

TRECVid Multimedia Event Detection Evaluation Track
Last Updated Date: 03/04/2014

The Multimedia Event Detection (MED) evaluation track is part of the TRECVid Evaluation . The goal of MED is to assemble core detection … more

NIST Randomness Beacon
Last Updated Date: 02/24/2014

NIST is implementing a prototype source of public randomness. The prototype (at https://beacon.nist.gov/home ) uses two independent commercially … more

metRology for Microsoft Excel Software Project
Last Updated Date: 02/07/2014

The goal of the metRology for Microsoft Excel* software project is to provide a convenient user interface using Microsoft Excel for some of the … more

Software Performance Project
Last Updated Date: 02/06/2014

The mission of the Software Performance project is to strengthen the scientific foundations of software performance measurement ("metrology for … more

Machine Translation Program
Last Updated Date: 01/31/2014

The Multimodal Information Group's machine translation (MT) program includes several activities contributing to machine translation technology and … more

Precision Timing for Smart Grid Systems
Last Updated Date: 01/27/2014

This project aims to provide support to the power systems industry in developing test methods, tools, and performance characterization and metrics … more

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