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Appendix C
Acronyms and Abbreviations


ACTD

advanced concept technology demonstration

AIA

Airline Industries Association

ASP

application service provider

ATD

advanced technology demonstration

ATP

Advanced Technology Program


BEA

Bureau of Economic Analysis

BMED

Board on Manufacturing and Engineering Design


CAGR

compound annual growth rate

CAIV

cost as an independent variable

CNPN

cross-national production network

CQI

continuous quality improvement

CRADA

cooperative research and development agreement

CTMA

Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities


DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DASA(R&T)

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Research and Technology

DoD

Department of Defense

DOE

Department of Energy


EMS

electronic manufacturing services

EPA

Environmental Protection Agency

EUVL

extreme ultraviolet lithography


FCS

Future Combat Systems

FDI

foreign direct investment



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New Directions in Manufacturing: Report of a Workshop Appendix C Acronyms and Abbreviations ACTD advanced concept technology demonstration AIA Airline Industries Association ASP application service provider ATD advanced technology demonstration ATP Advanced Technology Program BEA Bureau of Economic Analysis BMED Board on Manufacturing and Engineering Design CAGR compound annual growth rate CAIV cost as an independent variable CNPN cross-national production network CQI continuous quality improvement CRADA cooperative research and development agreement CTMA Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency DASA(R&T) Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Research and Technology DoD Department of Defense DOE Department of Energy EMS electronic manufacturing services EPA Environmental Protection Agency EUVL extreme ultraviolet lithography FCS Future Combat Systems FDI foreign direct investment

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New Directions in Manufacturing: Report of a Workshop FLAG Fair Litigation Action Group GDP gross domestic product IAM International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers ILO International Labor Organization IMS Intelligent Manufacturing Systems IT information technology ITP Industrial Technologies Program JTRS Joint Tactical Radio System MANTECH Manufacturing Technology MEMS microelectromechanical systems MEP Manufacturing Extension Partnership MSA metropolitan statistical area NAFTA North American Free Trade Agreement NAICS North American Industry Classification System NAM National Association of Manufacturers NCAT National Center for Advanced Technologies NCMS National Center for Manufacturing Sciences NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology NRC National Research Council OECD Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development OEM original equipment manufacturer OIT Office of Industrial Technologies PM program manager R&D research and development RF-NEMS radio frequency nanoelectromechanical system SBIR Small Business Innovation Research SME small or medium-sized enterprise SMT surface mount technology STEP Standard for The Exchange of Product Model Data

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New Directions in Manufacturing: Report of a Workshop STTR Small Business Technology Transfer TFI Technology Forecasters, Inc. TPA Trade Promotion Authority UTC United Technologies Corporation WFO work for others WIA Workforce Investment Act WTO World Trade Organization