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National Institute of Standards and Technology

Washington, United States

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) is a physical sciences laboratory and a non-regulatory agency of the United States Department of Commerce. Its mission is to promote innovation and industrial competitiveness. NIST's activities are organized into laboratory programs that include nanoscale science and technology, engineering, information technology, neutron research, material measurement, and physical measurement. From 1901–1988, the agency was named the National Bureau of Standards.

Metrics Summary

Total Publications
Lifetime
122,153
Prior Five Years
21,015
Total Citations
Lifetime
2,719,874
Prior Five Years
176,471
Total Scholars
Lifetime
18,967
Prior Five Years
3,848

Non-academic Institutional Ranking

Global Overall (All Fields)

Worldwide

Lifetime
224
Prior Five Years
577
National Overall (All Fields)

United States

Lifetime
12
Prior Five Years
35
Institutional Rankings

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