Terms & Abbreviations

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Term Definition Category
CBD Chemical and Biological Defense Branch
CSV Comma Separated Values Other
DARPA Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Branch
DHS United States Department of Homeland Security Agency
DLA Defense Logistics Agency Branch
DMEA Defense MicroElectronics Activity Branch
DNDO Domestic Nuclear Detection Office Branch
DoD United States Department of Defense Agency
DOE United States Department of Energy Agency
DOT United States Department of Transportation Agency
DTRA Defense Threat Reduction Agency Branch
ED United States Department of Education Agency
EPA Environmental Protection Agency Agency
FAQ Frequently Asked Questions Other
FAST Federal And State Technology Other
FIPS Federal Information Processing Standards Other
FISMA Federal Information Security Management Other
HHS United States Department of Health and Human Services Agency
IES Institute of Education Sciences Branch
MDA Missile Defense Agency Branch
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration Agency
NCES National Center for Education Statistics Branch
NGA National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Branch
NIH National Institutes of Health Branch
NIST National Institute of Standards and Technology Branch
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Branch
NSF National Science Foundation Agency
ORTA Office of Research and Technology Applications Branch
OSD Office of the Secretary of Defense Branch
OSERS Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services Branch
POC Point of Contact Other
R&D Research & Development Other
S&T Science and Technology Directorate Other
SBA United States Small Business Administration Agency
SBC Small Business Concern Other
SBIR Small Business Innovation Research program Other
SOCOM Special Operations Command Branch
STTR Small Business Technology Transfer program Other
TECH-Net Technology Resources Network Other
USAF United States Air Force Branch
USDA United States Department of Agriculture Agency
XML eXtensible Markup Language Other

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