Acronyms

The definitions of the acronyms used in the CSIRO Annual Report 2013 - 14.

AAHL
Australian Animal Health Laboratory
ACIAR
Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research
ACT
Australian Capital Territory
ADJR Act
Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977
AGP
Australian Growth Partnership
ALA
Atlas of Living Australia
AMSA
Australian Maritime Safety Authority
ANIC
Australian National Insect Collection
ANFC
Australian National Fish Collection
ANH
Australian National Herbarium
ANU
Australian National University
ANWC
Australian National Wildlife Collection
APS
Australian Public Service
ASKAP
Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder
ATNF
Australia Telescope National Facility
CAC Act
Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997
CAFHS
CSIRO Animal, Food and Health Sciences
CDSCC
Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
CES
CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences
CLW
CSIRO Land and Water
CMSE
CSIRO Materials Science and Engineering
CO2
Carbon dioxide
CPI
CSIRO Plant Industry
CPRs
Commonwealth Procurement Rules
CRC
Cooperative Research Centre
CREST
Creativity in Science and Technology
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
DICE
Direct Injection Carbon Engine
DHS
Department of Human Services
ESM
Enterprise Strategy Measure
FGARA
Flinders and Gilbert Agricultural Resource Assessment
FMF
Future Manufacturing Flagship
FOI Act
Freedom of Information Act 1982
FTE
Full-Time Equivalent
GAA
Gamma-activation analysis
HSE
Health, Safety and Environment
HVAC
Heating, ventilation and air-conditioning
ICT
Information and Communication Technology
IP
Intellectual Property
KEA
Key Executive Action
KPIs
Key Performance Indicators
LTIFR
Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate
MDI
Medical Developments International
MDU
Minerals Down Under Flagship
MECSM
Microbially enhanced coal seam gas
MISA
Marine Innovation Southern Australia
MNF
Marine National Facility
MTFIR
Medical Treatment Injury Frequency Rate
NCRIS
National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy
NRM
Natural resource management
NSW
New South Wales
P-Health
Preventative Health Flagship
PBS
Portfolio Budget Statements
PCT
Patent Cooperation Treaty
PED
Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea
PID Act
Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013
PNG
Papua New Guinea
R&D
Research and development
RAFT
Reversible Addition Fragmentation chain Transfer
SARS-CoV
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus
SIEF
Science and Industry Endowment Fund
SIR Act
Science and Industry Research Act 1949
SESKA
Sustainable Energy for the Square Kilometre Array
SMEs
Small-to-medium enterprises
SMiS
Scientists and Mathematicians in Schools
UBI
Universal Biosensors Inc.
UK
United Kingdom
USA
United States of America
WASP
Wireless Ad hoc System for Positioning
WfHC
Water for a Health Country Flagship
WHS Act
Work Health and Safety Act 2011
WLAN
Wireless Local Area Networks

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