SAN poly(styrene-co-acrylonitrile)
SAPI small arms protective insert
SCS shear compression (test)
SEM scanning electron microscope
SiC silicon carbide
SiSiC siliconized silicon carbide
SPS spark plasma sintering
TDI transverse displacement interferometer
TEM transmission electron microscopy
TPU thermoplastic polyurethanes
UHMWPE ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene
UQ uncertainty quantification
UV ultraviolet
VISAR velocity interferometry system for any reflector
V&V verification and validation
XCT x-ray computed tomography

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