In contrast, the NIST optical clock makes use of interactions between ultraviolet radiation and a single mercury ion.
What does NFIS stand for?
NFIS stands for NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) Fingerprint Image Software
This definition appears frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
- Military and Government
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We have 4 other meanings of NFIS in our Acronym Attic
- National Federation of Indian Railway men
- Nonlinear Finite Impulse Response
- National Flood Insurance Reform Act of 1994
- Near Field Infra Red Experiment (launched April 2007)
- National Fire Incident Reporting System (USFA/NFIC)
- National Fire Information Reporting System (US DHS)
- National Flock Identification Scheme (est. 2002; sheep identification; Australia)
- National Food Industry Strategy (Australia)
- National Forest Information System (Canada)
- Neuro-Fuzzy Inference System
- North Forest Independent School District (Texas)
- National Federation Interscholastic Speech and Debate Association
- National Federation of Iron and Steel Manufacturers
- Needle-Free Injection Therapy
- Nonfunctioning Islet-Cell Tumor
- National Finance Industry Training Advisory Body (Australia)
- National Fishing Industry Training Council (Australia)
- National Federation of Indian Trade Unions
- National Football Intelligence Unit (UK)
- NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) Force Integration Unit (various countries)
Samples in periodicals archive:
The uncertainty of the realization of force for the national deadweight force standards at NIST is discussed, as well as the uncertainties associated with NIST's voltage-ratio measuring instruments and with the characteristics of transducers being calibrated.
Participants discussed and debated challenging computer security and usability issues related to the Help America Vote Act and the role NIST will play in the law's implementation.
At the urging of Ols and other ATF forensic scientists, therefore, a team of NIST researchers has designed "standard bullets.
11, 2003, NIST hosted a workshop at the Boulder, CO, campus of NIST on the thermophysical properties of the rocket propellant designated RP-1.
Last week, 25 Nobelists in physics and the presidents of 18 research societies petitioned Congress to preserve NIST as a "national treasure" and a "crucial component of the nation's long-term basic research.