Appendix C
Acronyms


ARL

Army Research Laboratory


CMOS

complementary metal oxide semiconductor


DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency


EAS

electronic articles surveillance

EPC

electronic product code


GC

gas chromatograph

GFP

green fluorescence protein

GPS

Global Positioning System


ITIC

Intelligence Technology Innovation Center


MEMS

microelectromechanical systems


NETI

Nano-Enabled Technology Initiative

NMAB

National Materials Advisory Board

NRC

National Research Council


PARD

passive acoustic reflection device


Q-DOTS

quantum dots


RFID

radio frequency identification


SAW

surface acoustic wave


UV

ultraviolet


VESTA

vibro-electronic signature target analysis

VIN

vehicle identification number



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