FOPA

AcronymDefinition
FOPAFiber-Optical Parametric Amplification
FOPAFraternal Order of Police Associates
FOPAFormula One Promotions and Administration
FOPAFaculty of Performing Arts (Banaras Hindu University)
FOPAFriends of the Performing Arts (Marblehead High School)
FOPAFirearm Owners' Protection Act of 1986
FOPAFestival of Performing Arts
FOPAFestival of Pacific Arts (est. 1972)
FOPAForfeiture of Property Act (various locations)
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To reach the goal of this research the simulation model of a WDM system with a dual-pump FOPA preamplifier was introduced.
By comparison, prior to FOPA, only licensed firearms manufacturers, importers, and dealers were authorized to transfer ammunition to unlicensed persons.
(322) Knox had refused Carter's order to negotiate with the White House over FOPA, believing that Reagan's 1980 endorsement of FOPA meant that the White House should not attempt to weaken or change it.
Previously the authors already have demonstrated how choosing the appropriate pump configuration and implementation of pump phase modulation can help to reduce FWM produced inter-channel crosstalk and to mitigate the impact of SBS on the performance of the FOPA [11].
(198) When considering FOPA, it seems that Congress made clear that although they would statutorily authorize the ATF to collect information pursuant to its demand letter authority, such authority "to request tracing information for dealers can never be used to establish any centralized or regional registration about [section]923(g)(5)(A) [in violation of [section]926(a)]" and "Congress had no intent to require all law-abiding gun dealers to report all their firearms transactions" to BATF.
(214)In 1986, Congress enacted the Firearms Owners' Protection Act (FOPA), Pub.
Fiber optical parametric amplifiers (FOPA) are an innovative type of amplifiers, with many promising applications [6].
The 1986 Firearms Owners' Protection Act (FOPA) (139) repealed certain restrictions on interstate transfers of ammunition, including mail order transfers.
The species and subspecies designations of all strains were confirmed by real-time PCR that targeted the fopA gene and by amplification of the RD1 region (8), which showed that all strains were F.
RNA jumped up to fourth place with a 3-1 win over FOPA (Paul McClelland).
1 shows a 4-channel system with 10 Gbit/s per channel data rate and one lumped FOPA. The frequencies of channel carriers are ITU-T standardized 196.9, 197, 197.1 and 197.2 THz, which corresponds to wavelengths in the S-band.