The National Institute of Standards and Technology: An Overview

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This report discusses the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) that has a mandate to increase the competitiveness of U.S. companies. NIST research also provides the measurement, calibration, and quality assurance techniques that underpin U.S. commerce.

Creator(s): Schacht, Wendy H
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: February 13, 2006
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Schacht, Wendy H

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 13, 2006
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Description:

This report discusses the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) that has a mandate to increase the competitiveness of U.S. companies. NIST research also provides the measurement, calibration, and quality assurance techniques that underpin U.S. commerce.

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6 pages.

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Congressional Research Service Reports
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