National Academies Press: OpenBook

Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences (2000)

Chapter: Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations

« Previous: Appendix D: Federal Agencies That Provide Funding Opportunities
Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×

E
Acronyms and Abbreviations


ACMP

applied computational mathematics programs (DOD)

AHCs

academic health centers

AMS

American Mathematical Society

ASM

American Society for Microbiology


BAA

broad agency announcement

BMS

Board on Mathematical Sciences (NRC)


CAM

Center for Scientific Applications of Mathematics

CDC

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

CNRS

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique

CSGF

Computational Science Graduate Fellowship

CSR

Center for Scientific Review (NIH)

CT

computer-assisted tomography


DARPA

Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

DIMACS

Center for Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science

DOD

Department of Defense

DOE

Department of Energy

DSO

Defense Sciences Office (DOD)


ETO

Electronics Technology Office (DOD)


GFD

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Program (WHOI)


HPCC

high-performance computing and communications


IGERT

Integrative Graduate Education and Research Training

IMA

Institute for Mathematics and Its Applications

IOM

Institute of Medicine

IRG

initial review group


JPBM

Joint Policy Board for Mathematics


MERC

Molecular Engineering and Research Center

MRI

magnetic resonance imaging

MSED

Mathematical Sciences Education Board (NRC)

MSRI

Mathematical Sciences Research Institute


NAE

National Academy of Engineering

NAS

National Academy of Sciences

NCSA

National Center for Supercomputing Applications

NIGMS

National Institute of General Medical Sciences (NIH)

NIH

National Institutes of Health

NIST

National Institute of Standards and Technology

NRC

National Research Council

NSF

National Science Foundation


OMA

Office of Multidisciplinary Activities (NSF)

ONR

Office of Naval Research


PET

positron emission tomography

Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×

PMMB

Program in Mathematics and Molecular Biology


RFA

request for application


SIAM

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

SPE

special emphasis panel (NIH)

SPECT

single photon emission tomography

SPRT

Sequential Probability Ratio Test

SRA

scientific review administrator

STCs

science and technology centers (NSF)


TICAM

Texas Institute for Computational and Applied Mathematics


WHOI

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×

There was a problem loading page 123.

Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×

There was a problem loading page 124.

Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×
Page 121
Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×
Page 122
Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×
Page 123
Suggested Citation:"Appendix E: Acronyms and Abbreviations." National Research Council. 2000. Strengthening the Linkages Between the Sciences and the Mathematical Sciences. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/9813.
×
Page 124
  1. ×

    Welcome to OpenBook!

    You're looking at OpenBook, NAP.edu's online reading room since 1999. Based on feedback from you, our users, we've made some improvements that make it easier than ever to read thousands of publications on our website.

    Do you want to take a quick tour of the OpenBook's features?

    No Thanks Take a Tour »
  2. ×

    Show this book's table of contents, where you can jump to any chapter by name.

    « Back Next »
  3. ×

    ...or use these buttons to go back to the previous chapter or skip to the next one.

    « Back Next »
  4. ×

    Jump up to the previous page or down to the next one. Also, you can type in a page number and press Enter to go directly to that page in the book.

    « Back Next »
  5. ×

    Switch between the Original Pages, where you can read the report as it appeared in print, and Text Pages for the web version, where you can highlight and search the text.

    « Back Next »
  6. ×

    To search the entire text of this book, type in your search term here and press Enter.

    « Back Next »
  7. ×

    Share a link to this book page on your preferred social network or via email.

    « Back Next »
  8. ×

    View our suggested citation for this chapter.

    « Back Next »
  9. ×

    Ready to take your reading offline? Click here to buy this book in print or download it as a free PDF, if available.

    « Back Next »
Stay Connected!