APPENDIX H
Acronyms and Abbreviations


3-D

Three-Dimensional

3GWAM

Third Generation Wave Model

ACTD

Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration

ADCP

Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler

ALMDS

Airborne Laser Mine Detection System

AMCM

Airborne Mine CounterMeasures

AMNS

Airborne Mine Neutralization System

ASCII

American Standard Code for Information Interchange

ASW

Anti-submarine warfare

AUV

Autonomous Vehicle


BSP

Battlespace Profiler

BUFR

Binary Universal Form of Representation


C2I

Command, Control, and Information

C4I

Command and Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence

CCM

Counter-Counter Measures

CDOM

Chromophoric Dissolved Organic Material

CEAS

Comprehensive Environmental Assessment System

CLZ

Craft Landing Zone

CNMOC

Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command

CNO

Chief of Naval Operations

COAMPS

Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System

CODAS

Common Oceanographic Data Archival System

COE

Common Operating Environment

COMINEWARCOM

Commander, Mine Warfare Command

COMOMAG

Mobile Mine Assembly Group

CONOPS

Concept of Operations



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Oceanography and Mine Warfare APPENDIX H Acronyms and Abbreviations 3-D Three-Dimensional 3GWAM Third Generation Wave Model ACTD Advanced Concept Technology Demonstration ADCP Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler ALMDS Airborne Laser Mine Detection System AMCM Airborne Mine CounterMeasures AMNS Airborne Mine Neutralization System ASCII American Standard Code for Information Interchange ASW Anti-submarine warfare AUV Autonomous Vehicle BSP Battlespace Profiler BUFR Binary Universal Form of Representation C2I Command, Control, and Information C4I Command and Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence CCM Counter-Counter Measures CDOM Chromophoric Dissolved Organic Material CEAS Comprehensive Environmental Assessment System CLZ Craft Landing Zone CNMOC Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command CNO Chief of Naval Operations COAMPS Coupled Ocean/Atmosphere Mesoscale Prediction System CODAS Common Oceanographic Data Archival System COE Common Operating Environment COMINEWARCOM Commander, Mine Warfare Command COMOMAG Mobile Mine Assembly Group CONOPS Concept of Operations

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Oceanography and Mine Warfare CoOP Coastal Ocean Processes COTS Commercial Off-The-Shelf CTD Conductivity, Temperature, Depth DBDB Digital Bathymetric Data Base DET Distributed Explosive Technology DII COE Defense Information Infrastructure Common Operating Environment DPSR Distributed Processing System Replacement DW Data Warehouse EIP Explode-In-Place ENATD Enhanced Neutralization Advanced Technology Demonstration ENVIRON MON Environmental Monitoring EOD Explosive Ordinance Disposal ERDAS Earth Resources Data Acquisition System FGDC Federal Geographic Data Committee FLENUMMETOCCEN Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center FTP File Transfer Protocol GCCS - M Global Command and Control System - Maritime GDB Geophysical Data Base GDEM Generalized Digital Environmental Model GIF Graphics Interchange Format GIS Geographic Information System GPS Global Positioning System GRIB Gridded Binary GRP Glass-Reinforced Plastic GSF Generic Sensor Fomat GUI Graphic User Interface HIDEX High Intake Defined Excitation bathyphotometer HIS Interactive Histogram Stretching HM 15 Helicopter Hanger HTML Hyper Text Markup Language HUNT Minehunting HYSAS Hydrographic Source Assessment System ISBHM Intelligent Self-Burying Hunter Mine JTA Joint Technical Architecture LCID Littoral Currents Information Data Base LIDAR Light Detection and Ranging LMRS Long-term Mine Reconnaissance System M&S Modeling and Simulation MACAS Magnetic Capability and Safety MCM Mine Countermeasures MCM REP-UWCOND MCM Report - Underwater Conditions

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Oceanography and Mine Warfare MCMRON Mine Countermeasures Squadron MCOG Mine Warfare Coordinating Group MCS Mine Countermeasures Command, Control and Support Ship MEDAL Mine Warfare Environmental Decision Aid Library MEDEA Measurements of Earth Data for Environmental Analysis METOC Meteorological and Oceanographic MH-53E Minehunting Helicopter, 53E version MHC Mine-hunter, Coastal ship MICFAC Mobile Integrated Command Facility MIREM Mine Warfare Readiness and Effectiveness Measurements MIW Mine Warfare MLDC Magic Lantern Deployment Contingency MMS Marine Mammal System MNS Mine Neutralizaton System MOMAU Mobile Mine Assembly Unit MOODS Master Oceanographic Observation Dataset MSDDB Master Seafloor Digital Data Base MSO Minesweeper, Ocean Going MTEDS MCM Tactical Environmental Data System MWP Mine Warfare Pilot MWTC Mine Warfare Training Center N34D Data Ingest Staff N34 Ocean/Seafloor Data Division N342 SWATH Systems Branch N344 Validation Branch N35 Geophysics and Acoustics Data Division N351 Geophysics Branch N5 Geospatial Databases Department N51 Oceanographic Databases Division N52 Seafloor Databases Division N54 Applied Hydrography Division N931 Laboratory Branch N95 Modeling and Techniques Division N951 Simulation and Visualization Branch N85 Director, Expeditionary Warfare NAS Naval Air Station NATO North Atlantic Treaty Organization NAVOCEANO Naval Oceanographic Office NAVSEA Naval Sea Systems Command NES Network Encryption System NEUT Neutralization NIDAS Naval Interactive Data Analysis System NIPRNET Nonsecure Internet Protocol Route Network NITES Navy Integrated Tactical Environmental Subsystem NMRS Near-term Mine Reconaissance System NODC National Oceanographic Data Center NOGAPS Navy Operational Global Atmospheric Prediction System NOMBO Non-Mine, Mine-Like Bottom Object NOO Naval Oceanographic Office

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Oceanography and Mine Warfare NRC National Research Council NSW Naval Special Warfare NSWC-DD CSS Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Coastal System Station NTCS - A Navy Tactical Computer System - Afloat NWP Naval Warfare Publication OAS S&T Ocean, Atmosphere and Space Science and Technology OES Oceanographic/Environmental Summary ONR Office of Naval Research OPAREA Operating Area OPNAV N85 Director, Expeditionary Warfare OPNOTE Operational Note OSB Ocean Studies Board OSS Oceanographic Support Subsystem OSS DW Oceanographic Support Subsystem Data Warehouse PC Personal Computer PINS Precise Integrated Navigation System PMA Post Mission Analysis PMI Production Modernization Initiative POM Program Objectives Memorandum PW Propelled Warhead mines QC Quality Control Q-MIPS Q-route Mine Image Processing System R&D Research and Development RAMICS Rapid Airborne Mine Countermeasures System RDBMS Relational Data Base Management System RDI RD Instruments RDP Raw Data Point RECO Remote Control RECON Reconnaissance RMOP Remote Minehunting Operational Prototype RMS Remote Minehunting System ROV Remotely Operated Vehicle RTDHS Real Time Data Handling System SABRE Shallow Water Assault Breasching System SCADCP Self-Contained Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler SCBP Self-Contained Bioluminescence Photometer SIG MOD Signature Modification SIPRNET Secret Internet Protocol Router Network SLMM Submarine Launched Mobile Mine SLOC Sea Lanes of Communication SMCM Surface Mine CounterMeasures SQL Structured Query Language SSN Attack Submarine(Nuclear) STOIC Special Tactical Oceanographic Information Chart STRATAFORM Strata Formation on Margins Program

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Oceanography and Mine Warfare SWABS Shallow water Assault Breaching System SWEEP Minesweeping SWGDEM Shallow water Generalized Digital Environmental Model SZ Surf Zone TAMDA Tactical Acoustics Measurement and Decision Aid TDA Tactical Decision Aid TESS Tactical Environmental Support System TOWDEX Towed Defined Excitation Bathyphotometer UAV Unmanned Aerial Vehicles UMCM Undersea/water Mine Countermeasures UNISIPS Unified Sonar Image Processing System URI University Research Initiative UUV Unmanned Undersea Vehicle VMADCP Vessel-Mounted Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler VSW Very Shallow Water WW I World War I WW II World War II WWW World Wide Web XBP Expendable Bathyphotometer XBT Expendable Bathythermography XSV Expendable Sound Velocity