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. Pritzker w/NIST physicist Sam Benz in Boulder, Colo.

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Pritzker w/Nobel Prize winner & NIST physicist David Wineland in Boulder, Colo.

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Happy Flag Day!

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#WomensHistoryMonth One of the first women to work in physical metallurgy, Carolyn Irish studied aircraft steels

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#WomensHistoryMonth Irene Stegun co-edited "A Handbook of Mathematical Functions," the most cited NIST pub ever

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Mathematician Joan Rosenblatt designed the first truly random and fair draft lottery in 1971 #WomensHistoryMonth

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#WomensHistoryMonth: b4 being VP of General Mills, Reatha King was a NIST chemist whose work helped rockets fly

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Happy #WomensHistoryMonth! Hired in 1904, Grace McDermut-Mulligan was NIST's first female scientist

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By proclamation of the Boulder, Colo., city council, Jan. 22 now "Dave Wineland Day"

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2012 #Physics Laureate David #Wineland (right) at the Swedish Embassy in D.C. this morning

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Nobel laureate Dave #Wineland got a "big head" at this CU Boulder men's basketball game. Credit S. Rudman

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McGruff says, "Take a bite out of cybercrime. Stop. Think. Connect."

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Toasting #Nobel Laureate David #Wineland (left) at an Oct. 9 reception at NIST Boulder. Credit: G. Asakawa/CU

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NIST's Igor Vayshenker with his Rocky Mountain Eagle Award (see citation at Congrats, Igor!

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NIST director Pat Gallagher (far right) and ITL director Charles Romine (middle right) at #RSA2012

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NIST's Dr. John W. Cahn was honored with the Kyoto Prize today! Congratulations! story@ pic@

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today thanked NIST employees for their service and answered questions on the federal budget, innovation, and STEM education.

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US #CIO addresses the NIST #CloudComputing Forum & Workshop IV.

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New solar panel parking canopy array at NIST Gaithersburg

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Jan.19 NIST’s Pat Gallagher (m), SAC’s Ji Zhengkun (r), and ANSI’s Joe Bhatia (l) sign SOI for Standards Dialogue

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