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Suggested Citation:"Acronyms." National Research Council. 1997. Future Materials Science Research on the International Space Station. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/5971.
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Acronyms


ARIS

active rack isolation system


DRE

data recording equipment

DWG

Discipline Working Group


EM

experiment module


FACE

furnace actuator control electronics

FIP

facility interface panel

FSCU

furnace signal conditioning unit


GDS IRDE

gas distribution system instrument rack distributed equipment

GSM/CRDE

gas supply modules/core rack distributed equipment


IPCU

instrument power conditioning unit

IR

instrument rack

IRCU

instrument rack control unit

ISS

International Space Station


MRD

Microgravity Research Division


NASA

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

NRA

NASA Research Announcement


SAMS

science acceleration measurement system

SSFF

Space Station Furnace Facility

SWG

Science Working Group


RPDU

remote power distribution unit

Suggested Citation:"Acronyms." National Research Council. 1997. Future Materials Science Research on the International Space Station. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/5971.
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