APPENDIX J

List of Acronyms

AFTAC Air Force Technical Applications Center
AoA Analysis of Alternatives
ALCM Air-Launched Cruise Missile
ASC Advanced Simulation and Computing
ATM Atmospheric Transport Modeling
AWE Atomic Weapons Establishment
   
BAA Broad Agency Announcement
   
CBM Confidence-Building Measure
CEP Containment Evaluation Panel
CFR Code of Federal Regulations
CMR Chemistry and Metallurgy Research
CMRR Chemistry and Metallurgy Research Replacement Facility
CTBT Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty
CTBTO Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization
   
DARHT Dual-Axis Radiographic Hydrodynamic Test Facility
DAS Deployable Analysis System
DOD Department of Defense
DOE Department of Energy
DNI Director of National Intelligence
DP Defense Programs
DSP Defense Support Program
DSB Defense Science Board
DTRA Defense Threat Reduction Agency
   
ECM Event Classification Matrix
EIF Entry into Force
EMP Electromagnetic Pulse
ESP Enhanced Surveillance Program
   
FTE Full-Time Equivalent
   
GCI Global Communications infrastructure
GNEM Ground Nuclear Explosion Monitoring
GNEMRD Ground Nuclear Explosion Monitoring Research and Development
GPS Global Positioning System
GWACS Ground Whole Air Collection System
   
HE High Explosives
HEAF High Explosives Applications Facility
HEMP High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse
HEU Highly Enriched Uranium


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APPENDIX J List of Acronyms AFTAC Air Force Technical Applications Center AoA Analysis of Alternatives ALCM Air-Launched Cruise Missile ASC Advanced Simulation and Computing ATM Atmospheric Transport Modeling AWE Atomic Weapons Establishment BAA Broad Agency Announcement CBM Confidence-Building Measure CEP Containment Evaluation Panel CFR Code of Federal Regulations CMR Chemistry and Metallurgy Research CMRR Chemistry and Metallurgy Research Replacement Facility CTBT Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty CTBTO Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty Organization DARHT Dual-Axis Radiographic Hydrodynamic Test Facility DAS Deployable Analysis System DOD Department of Defense DOE Department of Energy DNI Director of National Intelligence DP Defense Programs DSP Defense Support Program DSB Defense Science Board DTRA Defense Threat Reduction Agency ECM Event Classification Matrix EIF Entry into Force EMP Electromagnetic Pulse ESP Enhanced Surveillance Program FTE Full-Time Equivalent GCI Global Communications Infrastructure GNEM Ground Nuclear Explosion Monitoring GNEMRD Ground Nuclear Explosion Monitoring Research and Development GPS Global Positioning System GWACS Ground Whole Air Collection System HE High Explosives HEAF High Explosives Applications Facility HEMP High Altitude Electromagnetic Pulse HEU Highly Enriched Uranium 199

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200 The CTBT- Technical Issues for the U.S. HEUMF Highly Enriched Uranium Materials Facility ICBM Intercontinental Ballistic Missile ICF Inertial Confinement Fusion IDC International Data Centre IFE Integrated Field Exercise IMS International Monitoring System INGE International Noble Gas Experiment ISC International Seismological Center IRIS Incorporated Research Institution for Seismology JASPER Joint Actinide Shock Physics Experimental Research Facility kt Kiloton LANL Los Alamos National Laboratory LANSCE Los Alamos Neutron Science Center LEP Life-Extension Program LLNL Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory MASINT Measurement and Signature Intelligence mb Body Wave Magnitude MESA Microsystems and Engineering Sciences Application Facility MJ Megajoule MOD Ministry of Defence (UK) MSS Mass Storage System NDC&A Nuclear Debris Collection and Analysis System NEP Nuclear Explosive Package NEIC National Earthquake Information Center NEPA National Environmental Policy Act NIC National Ignition Campaign NIE National Intelligence Estimate NIF National Ignition Facility NNSA National Nuclear Security Agency NPT Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty NPR Nuclear Posture Review NRC National Research Council NTM National Technical Means NTS Nevada Test Site NWS Nuclear Weapon States OSI On-Site Inspection PAS Portable Air Sampler PTS Provisional Technical Secretariat QMU Quantification of Margins and Uncertainties REB Reviewed Event Bulletin RREB Reviewed Radionuclide Event Bulletin

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201 Appendix J: Acronyms RNEP Robust Nuclear Earth Penetrator RRB Report Radionuclide Bulletin RRW Reliable Replacement Warhead SBIRS Space-Based Infrared System SLBM Submarine-Launched Ballistic Missile SLCM Submarine-Launched Cruise Missile SNL Sandia National Laboratories SOFAR Sound Fixing and Ranging SORT Strategic Offensive Reduction Treaty SRS Savannah River Site SSP Stockpile Stewardship Program STP Surveillance Transformation Project STRATCOM U.S. Strategic Command UPF Uranium Processing Facility USAEDS United States Atomic Energy Detection System USGS United States Geological Survey USNDC United States National Data Center

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