staff of 3,300 scientists, engineers, technicians and support personnel
helps the country face a future of new and increasingly demanding challenges,
through four major program areas.
Measurement and Standards Laboratories include Building and Fire
Research, Chemical Science and Technology, Electronics and Electrical
Engineering, Information Technology, Manufacturing Engineering, Material
Science and Engineering, Physics and Technical Services.
Baldridge National Quality Program makes quality a national priority,
recognizing business performance excellence and quality achievement.
Manufacturing Extension Partnership helps small manufacturers
improve capabilities and performance.
Advanced Technology Program creates a bridge between research
laboratories and the marketplace.