CIKS—

Computer-Integrated Knowledge System(s)

CIRMS—

Council on Ionizing Radiation Measurements and Standards

CKMech—

chemical kinetic mechanisms database

CMM—

coordinate measuring machine

CMOS—

complementary metal oxide semiconductor

CNRF—

Cold Neutron Research Facility

CODATA—

Committee on Data for Science and Technology

CONTAM—

a multizone indoor air-quality model designed to track airflow and contaminant dispersal

CRADA—

Cooperative Research and Development Agreement

CRDS—

cavity ring-down spectroscopy

CSTL—

Chemical Science and Technology Laboratory

CTCMS—

Center for Theoretical and Computational Materials Science

CVD—

chemical vapor deposition

CW—

continuous wave

CWC—

Chemical Weapons Convention

D/H—

deuterium to hydrogen ratio

DARPA—

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DARTS—

double-axis residual stress/single-crystal diffractometer

DCISD—

Distributed Computing and Information Services Division

DMD—

differential mode delay

DVD—

digital video disk

EC—

electronic commerce

EDFA—

erbium-doped fiber amplifier

EDS—

energy dispersive spectrometer

EEEL—

Electronics and Electrical Engineering Laboratory

EFT—

electronic funds transfer

EMF—

electromagnetic field

EPA—

Environmental Protection Agency

ESD—

electrostatic discharge

EUV—

extreme ultraviolet

FDA—

Food and Drug Administration

FDD—

fault detection and diagnosis

FedCIRC—

Federal Computer Incident Response Capability

FM—

frequency modulation

FT—

Fourier transform

FTIR—

Fourier transform infrared

FTP—

full-time permanent

GAMS—

Guide to Available Mathematical Software

GC/MS—

gas chromatography/mass spectrometry

GHRS—

Goddard high-resolution spectrometer

GMR—

giant magnetoresistance

GPS—

Global Positioning System



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