Founded in 1901, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is a non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce. NIST's mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life.
The tour will include a visit to the NIST Center for Neutron Research (Bldg 235) and the National Nanotechnology User Facility (Bldg 216). Additional information will be provided as needed, so participants will need to check the website periodically.
Date & Time:
Thursday, August 7, 2014
1:00 PM – 4:00 PM
100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, MD