National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

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January 3, 2019 | Source: Electronic Design, electronicdesign.com, Bill Schweber, 2 January 2019
The physical kilogram, the last of the physical primary-standard artifacts, has been made obsolete. The world’s metrology and standards organization voted to define all physical...
July 30, 2018 | Source: GCN, gcn.com, 14 June 2018, Matt Leonard
When criminals take advantage of the technology to hide their tracks, law enforcement officials are left to try to extract evidence from their computers, phones or storage drives...
May 7, 2018 | Source: Cyberscoop, cyberscoop.com, 5 April 2018, Zaid Shoorbajee
Increasingly well-connected hospitals and doctors’ offices bring vast security challenges. A new report released Thursday shows that providers are struggling to keep up against...
Jun 6 2017 - 12:00am | Source: Challenge.Gov, Bureau of Reclamation, June 2017
Steel structures corrode, or degrade, without a properly applied corrosion control method. This degradation is typically identified by localized or general thinning of material,...
June 19, 2017 | Source: UT Dallas, utdallas.edu, 20 March 2017
A research team from The University of Texas at Dallas has been involved in analyzing a variety of materials for several years hoping to find one with electrical properties that...
June 26, 2015 | Source: www.nist.gov
Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have developed a fast, simple process for making platinum "nano-raspberries"—microscopic clusters of...
Carbon Nanotubes Section Starter
The unique physical, electrical, and molecular properties of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) cause them to be the focus of research for a wide range of applications. While commercial...