BRAC base realignment and closure

C4ISR command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance

CAD computer-aided design

CAN computer network attacks

CAT-ATD Crew-Integration and Automation Testbed Advanced Technology Demonstrator

CBM condition-based maintenance

CECOM Communications and Electronics Command Center

CERDEC Communications-Electronics Research, Development, and Engineering Center

CFD computational fluid dynamics

CIO/G-6 Office of the Chief Information Officer

CISD Computational and Information Sciences Directorate

CMS Computational Materials Science

CNE computer network exploitation

CPU central processing unit

C-QWIP corrugated quantum-well infrared photodetector

CRADA Cooperative Research and Development Agreement

CSEB Computational Sciences and Engineering Branch

CSG constructive solid geometry

CTA Collaborative Technology Alliance

DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DFT density functional theory

DNA deoxyribonucleic acid

DoD Department of Defense

DOE Department of Energy

DRC Dynamics Research Corporation

DRM digital rights management

DSRC DoD Supercomputing Resource Center

DTRA Defense Threat Reduction Agency

DU depleted uranium

EAR Environment for Auditory Research

ECAE equal channel angle extrusion

EDM Engineering Development Model

EFP explosively formed penetrator

EM electromagnetic

EOS equation of state

EW electronic warfare

FCS Future Combat Systems

FDC Flexible Display Center

FEM finite element modeling

FET field-effect transistor

FIB focused ion beam

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