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The Laboratory Assessments Board oversees National Research Council activities involving review and assessment of the technical quality of internal research conducted at laboratories. This includes those laboratories established by federal agencies at national laboratories and at government-owned, contractor-operated facilities, but may include others as well. Assessments are performed by NRC committees appointed under the auspices of the board and established separately for each institution or laboratory.


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2017-2018 Assessment of the Army Research Laboratory Interim Report (2018)

An Assessment of the National Institute of Standards and Technology Material Measurement Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2017 (2017) 

An Assessment of the Smart Manufacturing Activities at the National Institute of Standards and Technology Engineering Laboratory: Fiscal Year 2017 (2017)












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