Acronyms

The definitions of the acronyms used in the CSIRO Annual Report 2012-13.

AAHL
Australian Animal Health Laboratory
ACCESS
Australian Community Climate and Earth System Simulator
ADJR
Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977
AGP
Australian Growth Partnership
AIBL
Australian Imaging, Biomarkers and Lifestyle
ALA
Atlas of Living Australia
ANBCF
Australian National Biological Collections Facility
ANIC
Australian National Insect Collection
ANFC
Australian National Fish Collection
ANH
Australian National Herbarium
ANU
Australian National University
ANWC
Australian National Wildlife Collection
ASKAP
Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder
ATNF
Australia Telescope National Facility
CAC Act
Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997
CDSCC
Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
CO2
Carbon dioxide
CRC
Cooperative Research Centre
CREST
Creativity in Science and Technology
CSIR
Council for Scientific and Industrial Research
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
CSS
Client Satisfaction Survey
EMC
Executive Management Council
EPBC Act
Environmental Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999
ESD
Ecologically Sustainable Development
ESM
Enterprise Strategy Measure
ESS
Environmental Sustainability Strategy
ET
Executive Team
FCF
Flagship Collaboration Fund
FOI Act
Freedom of Information Act 1982
FTE
Full-Time Equivalent
GRDC
Grains Research and Development Corporation
HSE
Health, Safety and Environment
ICT
Information and Communication Technology
IP
Intellectual Property
KEA
Key Executive Action
KPI
Key Performance Indicators
LTIFR
Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate
MISA
Marine Innovation Southern Australia
MNF
Marine National Facility
MTFR
Medical Treatment Frequency Rate
MRV
Marine Research Vessel
NGL
National Geosequestration Laboratory
NIS
National Innovation System
NRIP
National Research Investment Plan
PAPT
Patient Admission Prediction Tool
PBS
Portfolio Budget Statements
PCT
Patent Cooperation Treaty
R&D
Research and Development
SAC
Strategic Advisory Committee
SIEF
Science and Industry Endowment Fund
SIR Act
Science and Industry Research Act 1949
SESKA
Sustainable Energy for the Square Kilometre Array
SKA
Square Kilometre Array
SMEs
Small-to-Medium Enterprises
TCPs
Transformation Capability Platforms
WLAN
Wireless Local Area Networks

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