Glossary of Acronyms 2013-06-18T14:11:11+00:00
TERM DEFINITION
ACEX Arctic Coring Expedition
ACH Automated Clearing House
AESTO Advanced Earth Science and Technology Organization (Japan)
AGI American Geosciences Institute
AGU American Geophysical Union
AMS American Meteorological Society
AOGS Asia-Oceana Geosciences Society
APC Advanced Piston Core
APCT APC Temperature Tool
API American Petroleum Institute
APL Ancillary Project Letter
APP Annual Program Plan
Argo Global profiling float project
ASLO American Society for Limnology and Oceanography
AUV Autonomous Underwater Vehicle
BATS Bermuda Atlantic Time-series Study
BCR Bremen Core Repository
BGS British Geological Survey
BHA Bottom Hole Assembly
BoG Board of Governors
BP Before Present
BSR Bottom Simulator Reflector
CalCOFI California Cooperative Oceanic Fisheries Investigations
Caro-COOPS Carolinas Coastal Ocean Observing and Prediction System
CB-RMM Core barrel – retrievable memory module
CBOS Chesapeake Bay Observing System
CCD Carbonate Compensation Depth
CDEX Center for Deep Earth Exploration
CDP Complex Drilling Projects
CI Cyberinfrastructure
CLEANER Collaborative Large-scale Engineering Analysis Network for Environmental Research
CLIVAR CLImate VARiability and Predictability
CMCR Center for Advanced Marine Core Research (Kochi University)
CMO Central Management Office
CNRS Centre National de la Research Scientific (France)
CO Contracts Officer
COI Conflict of Interest
CoML

Census of Marine Life

COMPS Coastal Ocean Monitoring and Prediction System (Univ. of South Florida)
CoOP Coastal Ocean Processes
CORE Consortium for Oceanographic Research and Education
CORK Circulation Obviation Retrofit Kit
CORMP Coastal Ocean Research and Monitoring Project
COSEE Cooperative Ocean Science Excellence in Education
COTS Commercial Off The Shelf
CUSP Conference on U.S. Participation in IODP
DEOS Dynamics of Earth and Ocean Systems
DIS ICDP Drilling Information System
DLESE Digital Library for Earth System Education
DMAC Data Management and Communications