CFD computational fluid dynamics

CIO/G-6 Office of the Chief Information Officer

CISD Computational and Information Sciences Directorate

COTS commercial-off-the-shelf

CTA Collaborative Technology Alliance

DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DE directed energy

DFT density functional theory

DoD Department of Defense

DOE Department of Energy

DSI Director’s Strategic Initiative

DU depleted uranium

EAR Environment for Auditory Research

ECAE equal channel angle extrusion

EEG electroencephalogram

EFP explosively formed penetrator

EM electromagnetic

EMVAF Electro Magnetic Vulnerability Assessment Facility

EOCM electro-optic countermeasures

FAST Field Assistance in Science and Technology

FCS Future Combat Systems

FEA finite element analysis

FEM finite element model

fMRI functional magnetic resonance imaging

FPGA field-programmable gate array

FY fiscal year

GCV Ground Combat Vehicle

GLEEM Gun Liner Emplacement by Elastomeric Materials

GPS Global Positioning System

HPC high-performance computing

HRED Human Research and Engineering Directorate

HRI Human Robot Interaction

HSI Human System Integration

ICA independent component analysis

IED improvised explosive device

IEEE Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

IEPD Information and Electronic Protection Division

IM insensitive munitions

IMPRINT Improved Performance Research Integration Tool (software)

IMU inertial measurement unit



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