Attachment 3 List of Abbreviations


AMDT

Anti-Missile Defense Treaty


CTBT

Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty

CRDF

Civilian Research and Development Foundation

CTR

Program Agreement on the Safe and Secure Transportation, Storage and Destruction of Weapons and the Prevention of Weapons Proliferation (Nunn-Lugar Cooperative Threat Reduction Program or CTR Program)


GIF

Generation IV International Forum


HEU

Highly-Enriched Uranium


IAEA

International Atomic Energy Agency

IBRAE RAS

Nuclear Safety Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences

INPRO

IAEA's International Project on Innovative Nuclear Reactors and Fuel Cycles

INT

Innovative Nuclear energy Technologies

INSP

International Nuclear Safety Program

IPPE

State Unitary Enterprise "Physics and Power Institute" (Obninsk)

ISTC

International Scientific & Technical Center


LANL

Los-Alamos National Laboratory

LEU

Low-Enriched Uranium

LLNL

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory


MNEPR

Multilateral Nuclear Environment Program in the Russian Federation

MPC&A

Nuclear Materials Protection Control and Accounting


NPP

Nuclear Power Plant

NPT

Treaty on the Non-proliferation of Nuclear Weapons

NW

Nuclear Weapons


PPRA

U.S.-Russian Plutonium Production Reactor Agreement


R&D

Research & Development

R.F. Minatom

Ministry for Atomic Energy of the Russian Federation

R.F. MOD

Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation


SNF

Spent Nuclear Fuel

SNL

Sandia National Laboratories

SOAE

Agreement on Cooperation in the Elimination of Strategic Offensive Arms (SOAE Agreement)

SOP

Treaty on the Reduction of Strategic Offensive Potentials

SSBN

Strategic Ballistic Missile Submarines

START

Treaty on the Reduction and Limitation of Strategic Offensive Arms (START Treaty)


UN

United Nations

U.S. DOD

U.S. Department of Defense

U.S. DOE

United States Department of Energy


VAT

Value Added Tax

VNIITF

All-Russian Research Institute for Theoretical Physics (Snezhinsk-town)


WMD

Weapons of Mass Destruction



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