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Acronyms and Abbreviations

ARL/PSU

Applied Research Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University

CFD

computational fluid dynamics

CHA

computational hydroacoustics

CWD

computational wave dynamics

DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DD-21

next-generation surface combatant

IR&D

independent research and development

JASONs

a self-nominating academic society that conducts technical studies for the Department of Defense (meets in July, August, September, and October and produces a report in November).

LES

large eddy simulation

LHA

amphibious assault ship (general-purpose)

LSV

Large Scale Vehicle

MARAD

Maritime Administration (U.S.)

MARIN

Maritime Research Institute of the Netherlands

MEMS

microelectromechanical systems

MRTFB

Major Range and Test Facility Base



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An Assessment of Naval Hydromechanics Science and Technology D Acronyms and Abbreviations ARL/PSU Applied Research Laboratory, Pennsylvania State University CFD computational fluid dynamics CHA computational hydroacoustics CWD computational wave dynamics DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency DD-21 next-generation surface combatant IR&D independent research and development JASONs a self-nominating academic society that conducts technical studies for the Department of Defense (meets in July, August, September, and October and produces a report in November). LES large eddy simulation LHA amphibious assault ship (general-purpose) LSV Large Scale Vehicle MARAD Maritime Administration (U.S.) MARIN Maritime Research Institute of the Netherlands MEMS microelectromechanical systems MRTFB Major Range and Test Facility Base

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An Assessment of Naval Hydromechanics Science and Technology NACA National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration NRC National Research Council NRL Naval Research Laboratory NSF National Science Foundation NSSN new attack submarine (now in the Virginia class) NSWC Naval Surface Warfare Center NSWCCD Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division NUWC Naval Undersea Warfare Center ONR Office of Naval Research OSD Office of the Secretary of Defense PIV particle image velocimetry RDT&E research, development, testing, and evaluation R&D research and development R&M repair and maintenance SCN ship construction, Navy SNAME Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers SSN nuclear-powered submarine SSPA Swedish Model Basin in Gothenburg S&T science and technology SWATH Small Waterplane Area Twin Hull TAGOS 19 an ocean surveillance (SWATH-type) ship URANS unsteady Reynolds-averaged Navier-Stokes (equations)