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Mar.-Apr. 2014 (vol. 16 no. 2)
pp. 13-16
Irena Bojanova, University of Maryland University College
For over a century, the US National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has made significant contributions to the world of science and technology, affecting not only US businesses and the economy but also the general public. This introduction provides a snapshot of the impact of NIST's contributions over the last century, while the articles in this special issue focus on NIST's recent contributions in the areas of test generation, search engines, cryptographic standards, and biometrics.
Index Terms:
Special issues and sections,NIST,Standards organizations,Government,Science - general,Information technology,information technology,NIST,standards
Citation:
Jeffrey Voas, Irena Bojanova, "NIST: Building a Solid Foundation," IT Professional, vol. 16, no. 2, pp. 13-16, Mar.-Apr. 2014, doi:10.1109/MITP.2014.21
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