Science and Technology
- Cfa is one of two symbols for the Humid subtropical climate under the Köppen climate classification system
- cfa is the file extension for an Adobe Premiere Pro audio file
- Color filter array, a mosaic of tiny color filters placed over an image sensor to capture color information
- CompactFlash Association, a mass storage device format used in portable electronic devices
- Complete Freund's Adjuvant, an immunopotentiator composed of inactivated and dried mycobacteria
- Component Failure Analysis, a method used to evaluate an electronic circuit's operation or function during adverse component conditions, often used in FMEA's.
- Confirmatory factor analysis, statistical method used to explain variability among observed random variables
- Continuous flow analysis, an automated analyzer using a special flow technique
- Control flow analysis, in computer science
- Crossed-field amplifier, a specialized vacuum tube used as a microwave amplifier
- Crossed field antenna, a type of antenna for long and mediumwave broadcasting
- Cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis, an archaic term for Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis
- Current-feedback operational amplifier, a type of operational amplifier
- Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, an American astronomy research and education institution
- A Customer Facility Assignment, a document that allows different telecommunications carriers to interconnect.
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