National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Engineering Laboratory has a long and distinguished record of technological leadership, innovation, and experience in providing analysis and solutions to large and small problems. Engineering Laboratory research quality is exemplified by the programs' science-based tools and outputs.
This report assesses the scientific and technical work performed by the NIST Engineering Laboratory and presents findings, conclusions, and recommendations to advance the mission and vision of NIST with a focus on strategic thinking and planning to support long-term efforts.
National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. 2021. An Assessment of Selected Programs at the National Institute of Standards and Technology Engineering Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2020. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/26051.
|1 The Charge to the Panel and the Assessment Process||9-10|
|2 Community Resilience Program||11-18|
|3 Structural Performance Under Multi-Hazards (SPUMH) Program||19-27|
|4 Earthquake Risk Reduction in Buildings and Infrastructure Program||28-35|
|5 Engineered Materials for Resilient Infrastructure Program||36-46|
|6 Fire Research Programs||47-57|
|7 Net-Zero Energy, High-Performance Buildings Program||58-64|
|8 Embedded Intelligence in Buildings Program||65-71|
|9 Crosscutting Conclusions and Recommendations||72-76|
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