ADAF


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ADAF

Short for advection-dominated accretion flow. See black hole.
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If grades are to date, the ADAF requires an official record of grades and an accompanying calculation of the GPA to date.
Burton worked with the ADAF for 8 years where his interests were the study of fluoride chemistry for dental therapies.
the fraction of expenditures attributable to ADAF members who currently smoked).
i] is the indoor concentration, V is volume of air breathed in the residence each year, and ADAF is the age-dependent adjustment factor for cancer exposure as described below.
Following negotiations with the Commission, Akzo Nobel has given firm commitments to address these concerns, including either the divestment of the whole of Courtaulds' worldwide aerospace coatings and sealants operations to an independent purchaser, who will need to be approved by the Commission, or the sale of Akzo Nobel's complete stake in ADAF to its current partner Dexter.
Utilizing its resources and expertise on nutrition issues, the ADAF plays a critical role in evaluating the grant proposals.
About the authors: Rafael Bowen is Distinguished Scientist in the PRC of the ADAF, working as a Research Associate in the Dental and medical Materials Program of the NIST Polymers Division.
The program dovetails with the long-term work of the President's Challenge, the ADAF and General Mills.
This work was supported in part by the ADAF, the FDA, NIST, and the NIH/NIDCR Grant DE11789.
Utilizing its resources and expertise on nutrition issues, the ADAF will play a critical role in evaluating the proposals.