E
Acronyms


CIR

co-rotating interaction region

CME

coronal mass ejection


DOD

Department of Defense


EUV

extreme ultraviolet


GCR

galactic cosmic ray

GEC

Geospace Electrodynamic Connections


IMAGE

Imager for Magnetopause-to-Aurora for Global Exploration

ISTP

International Solar-Terrestrial Program

ITSP

ionosphere-thermosphere storm probes


JPM

Jupiter Polar Mission


LEO

low Earth orbit

LISM

local interstellar medium

LWS

Living With a Star


MAP

Mars Aeronomy Probe

MHM

Multisatellite Heliosphere Mission

MIDEX

Medium-Class Explorer

MMS

Magnetospheric Multiscale

MO&DA

mission operations and data analysis


NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NOAA

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NRC

National Research Council

NSF

National Science Foundation

NSWP

National Space Weather Program



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Solar and Space Physics and Its Role in Space Exploration E Acronyms CIR co-rotating interaction region CME coronal mass ejection DOD Department of Defense EUV extreme ultraviolet GCR galactic cosmic ray GEC Geospace Electrodynamic Connections IMAGE Imager for Magnetopause-to-Aurora for Global Exploration ISTP International Solar-Terrestrial Program ITSP ionosphere-thermosphere storm probes JPM Jupiter Polar Mission LEO low Earth orbit LISM local interstellar medium LWS Living With a Star MAP Mars Aeronomy Probe MHM Multisatellite Heliosphere Mission MIDEX Medium-Class Explorer MMS Magnetospheric Multiscale MO&DA mission operations and data analysis NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration NRC National Research Council NSF National Science Foundation NSWP National Space Weather Program

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Solar and Space Physics and Its Role in Space Exploration RBSP radiation belt storm probes SDO Solar Dynamics Observatory SEC Sun-Earth Connection SMEX Small Explorer SOHO Solar and Heliospheric Observatory SPE solar particle event SR&T supporting research and technology SSB Space Studies Board STEREO Solar-Terrestrial Relations Observatory STP Solar Terrestrial Probes THEMIS Time History of Events and Macroscale Interactions during Substorms TRACE Transition Region and Coronal Explorer

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