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After an earthquake, hurricane, tornado or other natural hazard, it's considered a win if no one gets hurt and... [Read More]
Validation of quantitative X-ray powder diffraction measurements traditionally involved compounding test mixtures of known phase compositions. Validation is... [Read More]
The bubble-point pressures of three binary mixtures of linear siloxanes have been mea4 sured. The binary mixtures consist of hexamethyldisiloxane (MM) which is... [Read More]
A new nuclear forensic reference material has been characterized as a standard for radiochronometric determination of the model purification date for 137Cs... [Read More]
We describe models for the viscosity, thermal conductivity, and surface tension for selected fluids implemented in version 10.0 of the NIST computer program... [Read More]
Medical devices, such as infusion pumps, were once standalone instruments that interacted only with the patient or medical provider. However, today’s... [Read More]
Commercial products are now making use of the unique properties of nanoscale particles. However, common challenges of making nanoparticles into products still... [Read More]
When a jackhammer starts pounding outside your window at 7 o'clock on a Monday morning, you might find it annoying. For... [Read More]
To calculate fares, app-based ride services such as Lyft and Uber don't use traditional taxi meters, but instead combine data from GPS and cellular networks... [Read More]
The Net-Zero Energy Residential Test Facility (NZERTF) is a unique laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), in Gaithersburg, Md... [Read More]
Advances in the development of superconducting nanowire single photon detectors (SNSPD) have guaranteed that they remain a leading photon detection technology... [Read More]
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)’s Technical Investigation of the 2011 Joplin, MO tornado identified that no widely accepted... [Read More]
This economic analysis brief summarizes the efforts and results of the data collection and analysis of NIST's calibration customer information. Summary... [Read More]
The standard reference materials (SRM) for fineness of cement are SRM 114 and SRM 46h. They are an integral part of the calibration materials routinely... [Read More]
This economic analysis brief summarizes the efforts and results of the data collection and analysis of NIST's patent licensee information. Summary statistics... [Read More]
As required by the Revitalize American Manufacturing and Innovation Act of 2014, this report describes the major accomplishments of Manufacturing USA in FY17... [Read More]
This publication serves as a formal reporting of the data presented at the 2017 Federal Laboratory Consortium’s National Meeting. It presents summary data... [Read More]
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have used a laser detection and ranging (LADAR... [Read More]
This study aims to evaluate the performance of a Small Duct High Velocity (SDHV) heat pump by comparing it with the Conventionally-Ducted Heat Pump (CDHP)... [Read More]
The underground storage shelves of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Museum are filled with loads of charmingly weird objects accrued throughout more... [Read More]