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National Institute of Standards and Technology

A federal research laboratory in the United States. Established in 1901, it conducts research in various scientific fields and has contributed to developments in x-rays, smoke detectors, and pollution control, among other things. It is an agency under the U.S. Department of Commerce.
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Mohan, 57, began his career as a researcher in Applied Optics and Superconductivity in the National Bureau of Standards (now the National Institute for Standards and Technology) and the FDA's Bureau of Radiological Health.
The National Bureau of Standards was founded on March 3, 1901 in Washington, D C, with Samuel W.
The National Bureau of Standards (NBS) is beginning to use a new device for producing standard voltages that should make life easier for electrical laboratories.
FM 4473 (using NBS -- National Bureau of Standards -- 23 standards) hail test results indicate that DensDeck Prime boards offer key benefits against hail damage versus HD ISO products:
This Special Issue, which focuses on crystallography, is part of The Centennial Celebration of the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), formerly known as the National Bureau of Standards (NBS).
After five months of tests done at the request of three congressional subcommittees trying to resolve conflicting claims, the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) in Gaithersburg, MD.
At the beginning of the 20th century, when the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) was formed, the science of portland cement was in its infancy.
As he said in a lecture last week at the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) in Gaithersburg, Md.
Since its inauguration, the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) contributed to that progress by its careful critical measurements at the highest attainable sensitivity, as is well documented in Refs.
For instance, the administration is once again proposing: to eliminate the congressionally popular Sea Grant Program; to double the National Science Foundation (NSF) budget over five years; to roughly halve budgets for the Energy Department's programs in fossil energy and energy conservation; to merge and shrink the National Bureau of Standards (NBS) fire-technology and building-technology programs; and to greatly expand the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI).
Mavrodineanu, Standardization in Spectrophotometry and Luminescence Measurements, NBS Special Publication 466, National Bureau of Standards, Gaithersburg, MD (1977).
The law requires the National Bureau of Standards to develop standards and guidelines for all government computer and telecommunications systems except those classified for national security reasons.
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