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An Assessment of the NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY PROGRAMS: Fiscal Year 1997 Contents  Chapter 1   The State of the Laboratories   1  Chapter 2   Electronics and Electrical Engineering Laboratory   13  Chapter 3   Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory   41  Chapter 4   Chemical Science and Technology Laboratory   61  Chapter 5   Physics Laboratory   95  Chapter 6   Materials Science and Engineering Laboratory   121  Chapter 7   Building and Fire Research Laboratory   149  Chapter 8   Information Technology Laboratory   177     Appendixes       A Functions of NIST   207     B NIST Organization   209     C Charge to the Board and Panels   213     D Glossary of Acronyms and Abbreviations   215

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