Acronyms

The definitions of the acronyms used in the CSIRO Annual Report 2014 - 15.

AAHL
Australian Animal Health Laboratory
AAMC
Australian Advanced Manufacturing Council
ADJR Act
Administrative Decisions (Judicial Review) Act 1977
AGP
Australian Growth Partnership
ALA
Atlas of Living Australia
ANACC
Australian National Algae Culture Collection
ANFC
Australian National Fish Collection
ANH
Australian National Herbarium
ANIC
Australian National Insect Collection
ANU
Australian National University
ANWC
Australian National Wildlife Collection
APS
Australian Public Service
ARPANSA
Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency
ASKAP
Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder
ATNF
Australia Telescope National Facility
ATSC
Australian Tree Seed Centre
AWRA
Australian Water Resources Assessment
BETA
Boolardy Engineering Test Array
BMTF
Biomedical Materials Translational Facility
CAC Act
Commonwealth Authorities and Companies Act 1997
CALD
Culturally and Linguistically Diverse
CAP
Care Assessment Platform
CCAM
Cubic Conformal Atmospheric Model
CDSCC
Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex
CO2
Carbon dioxide
CPRs
Commonwealth Procurement Rules
CPU
Central Processing Unit
CRC
Cooperative Research Centre
CREST
Creativity in Science and Technology
CSIRO
Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
DFAT
Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade
DSG
Dry Slag Granulation
EBA
Enterprise Bargaining Agreement
ESM
Enterprise Strategy Measure
FIAL
Food Innovation Australia Ltd
FOI Act
Freedom of Information Act 1982
FTE
Full-Time Equivalent
GMR
Guardian Mentor Remote
HACC
Home and Community Care
HSE
Health, Safety and Environment
ICT
Information and Communication Technology
IMCRC
Innovative Manufacturing CRC
IP
Intellectual Property
KEA
Key Executive Action
KPIs
Key Performance Indicators
LoB
Lines of Business
LTIFR
Lost Time Injury Frequency Rate
MDI
Medical Developments International
MNF
Marine National Facility
MOF
Metal Organic Framework
MRV
Marine Research Vessel
MTFIR
Medical Treatment Injury Frequency Rate
MWA
Murchison Wideband Array
NAESP
National Agricultural & Environmental Sciences Precinct
NCMAS
National Computational Merit Allocation Scheme
NRCA
National Research Collections Australia
NCRIS
National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy
NGL
National Geosequestration Laboratory
NPC
Northern Project Contracting
PBS
Portfolio Budget Statements
PCT
Patent Cooperation Treaty
PGPA Act
Public Governance, Performance and Accountability Act 2013
PID Act
Public Interest Disclosure Act 2013
R&D
Research and development
RITM
Research Institute of Tropical Medicine
SIEF
Science and Industry Endowment Fund
SICOM
Science, Strategy, Investment and Impact Committee
SIR Act
Science and Industry Research Act 1949
SOC
Science Operations Centre
SLAM
Simultaneous Localisation and Mapping
SMEs
Small-to-medium enterprises
SMiS
Scientists and Mathematicians in Schools
SROM
Supporting the Research Operating Model
STEM
Science, Engineering, Technology & Mathematics
TAPPAS
Tool for Assessing Pest and Pathogen Aerial Spread
TERN
Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network
WHO
World Health Organisation
WHS Act
Work Health and Safety Act 2011
WLAN
Wireless Local Area Networks
YHV
Yellowhead virus

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