U.S. Department of Commerce
Follow NIST
Sign Up for NIST E-mail alerts:


National Institute of Standards and Technology Initiates Development of New Cybersecurity Framework
Release Date: 02/13/2013

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) today announced the first step in the development of a Cybersecurity Framework, which … more

NIST Captures Chemical Composition with Nanoscale Resolution
Release Date: 02/12/2013

Researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and the University of Maryland have demonstrated that a new spectroscopy … more

Second Annual National Manufacturing Day Slated for Oct. 4, 2013: Factory Tours Urged to Raise Awareness of Skilled Career Options
Release Date: 02/07/2013

Additional Contacts: Patricia Lee Director of Marketing Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl. 815-227-8286 Jeff Ostermayer Senior … more

Conferences and Events
NIST Health IT Symposium Series - February 2013
February 13, 2013

To introduce innovative health IT R&D to NIST's researchers working in health IT and to increase collaborations. more

National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC) Applicant’s Conference
February 14, 2013

NIST is soliciting applications from eligible applicants to pilot online identity solutions that embrace and advance the NSTIC vision: that … more

NIST Exhibits at the AAAS Annual Meeting 2013
February 15-17, 2013

The AAAS annual meeting is the World's Largest General Scientific Society's event. This annual event is one of the most widely recognized global … more