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Basic Vacuum Technology Short Course

May 12, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

$50 – $350

This is primarily a hands on course with some lecture time. Individuals will work on two functioning vacuum systems. Each attendee will manually remove and install components to learn practical knowledge when dealing with vacuum systems. Covered components include forepumps, turbomolecular pumps, ion pumps, thermocouple and cold cathode gauges, valves, flanges, and feedthroughs.

In addition to hands-on instruction, attendees will receive the following:

  • Digital copy of lecture materials
  • Tour of AIF facility

For more details and to register, please contact Dr. Fred Stevie at his email Registration costs: $50 for academic, government, and non-profit participants; $350 for industry participants.


May 12, 2017
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
$50 – $350
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Monteith Research Center (Room 320), NC State University
2410 Campus Shore Drive
Raleigh, NC United States
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