A program sponsored by the National Institute of Standards & Technology (NIST) which financially supports potentially commercialisable projects that need development before being brought to the marketplace.
Total quantity or scope: The contract is for the supply and assembly of office furniture, kitchen, metal, chairs and sanitary equipment and office for Analytical Centre - Advanced Technology Program for Environmentally Friendly Project "ECOTECH - COMPLEX - Man, Environment, Production".
The Advanced Technology Program attracts visionary projects," said Commerce Secretary Norman Mineta in announcing the awards: "the challenging, difficult-to-achieve, potentially far-reaching technologies that well may be the foundations of new industries or American products.
The Advanced Technology Program, managed by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, provides cost-shared funding to industry for high-risk R&D projects with the potential to spark important, broad-based economic benefits for the United States.
The National Institute of Standards and Technology and the Department of Commerce also funded MediaSite to develop systems for real-time indexing and retrieval of unstructured video presentations, such as video conferencing, under its Advanced Technology Program.
18 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Institute for Standards and Technology's (NIST) Advanced Technology Program has selected an industry-led team -- facilitated by the Ohio Aerospace Institute -- to develop a flexible, high-speed optical system to measure precision parts used in aerospace and automotive industries.
Previously, LDI received a grant award from the Advanced Technology Program (ATP) of the National Institute of Standards and Technology's (NIST) and startup funding from Siemens Technology-to-Business (TTB) Center to develop motion generation software for robotic systems.
B) announced that it has received a $2 million grant from the Commerce Department's Advanced Technology Program to assist in funding the development of an instrument, the GeneScope, which will quickly analyze genetic information for diagnosing genetic diseases and detecting abnormalities in the DNA.