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NIST director joins ASTM International board of directors


Joannie Chin, deputy director of the Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), has joined ASTM International's board of directors. Chin assumed the position following the departure of Laurie Locascio, who resigned after taking a new professional position.

ASTM International's board of directors is composed of 25 leaders from a variety of companies, associations and government bodies worldwide. NIST is a federal agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce that advances measurement science, standards and technology.