CIO—

chief information officer

CIPM—

Comité International des Poids et Mésures

CIRMS—

Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards

CISPR—

International Special Committee on Radio Interference

CMM—

coordinate measuring machine

CONTAM—

contaminant transport analysis computer program

CORM—

Council for Optical Radiation Measurements

CPC—

calcium phosphate cement

CPCC—

Ceramic Processing and Characterization Council

CPTWG—

Copyright Protection Technical Working Group

CRADA—

cooperative research and development agreement

CRM—

certified reference material

CSEAT—

Computer Security Expert Assist Team

CSTL—

Chemical Science and Technology Laboratory

CVD—

chemical vapor deposition


DARPA—

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DASE—

digital TV application software environment

DC—

direct current

DCS—

disk chopper time-of-flight spectrometer

DLMF—

Digital Library of Mathematical Functions

DMATS—

Display Measurement Assessment Transfer Standard

DMIS—

dimensional measuring interface standard

DNA—

deoxyribonucleic acid

DOD—

Department of Defense

DOE—

Department of Energy

DOT—

Department of Transportation

DRM—

digital rights management

DRS—

diffuse reflectance spectrometer/spectrometry

DTV—

digital television

DVD—

digital versatile disk


EBIT—

electron-beam ion trap

EEEL—

Electronics and Electrical Engineering Laboratory

EM—

electromagnetic

EMC—

electromagnetic compatibility; Enhanced Machine Controller

EPA—

Environmental Protection Agency

EPR—

electron paramagnetic resonance

ESR—

electron spin resonance

EUV—

extreme ultraviolet


FANS—

filter analyzer neutron spectrometer

FASCAL—

Facility for Automatic Spectroradiometric Calibrations

FAST—

financial agent secure transactions

FCS—

Fermi chopper time-of-flight spectrometer

FDA—

Food and Drug Administration

FDD—

fault detection and diagnostics

FDS—

fire dynamics simulator



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