Vacuum technologies

Components and systems for all applications for vacuum technology, ranging from device manufacture through to particle accelerators


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UV Fused Silica for Vacuum Windows

Knight Optical (USA) 8 Jan 2018

Knight Optical can offer UV Fused Silica Windows for Vacuum Applications.

Carter Manufacturing are able to deliver vacuum compatible bearings when others can’t handle the pressure weblink

Carter Manufacturing Limited 2 Jan 2018

Carter bearings have specially designed and specified bearings that work superbly in a whole host of high vacuum applications.


XHV gauge head: 3B-Gauge weblink

Japan Vacuum Instruments Ltd. 2 Oct 2017

 Measurable as low as 10-12Pa(~10-14mbar)



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Modelling the Thermoelectric Effect weblink

COMSOL 17 Jan 2018

Webinar presented by Andrew Young, Technical Manager, COMSOL

VAT, INC. New Headquarters in San Jose, CA weblink

VAT Vacuum Products Limited 2 Jan 2018

In mid-December 2016, VAT, Inc. moved into a new, larger facility located in San Jose. The new facility will include enhanced service & repair capabilities, customer service, application engineering, R&D, finance administration and serve as the US Headquarters.

KJLC® Awarded a Patent for Its Atomic Layer Deposition System and Process weblink

Kurt J. Lesker Company Ltd 2 Jan 2018

The Kurt J. Lesker Company® (KJLC®) recently announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued a US patent covering the design of an atomic layer deposition system and the process to use that system to deposit highly precise and conformal thin films. 

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Physics World December 2017 weblink

IOP Publishing 7 Dec 2017

 Watery wondersThe physics of making and melting ice

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Physics World November 2017 weblink

IOP Publishing 31 Oct 2017

Under the sea: physics below the waterlineBubbles and beyond - the challenges physicists face working in the oceans

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Physics World October 2017 weblink

IOP Publishing 3 Oct 2017

Tasty stuff: the physics of breadPhysicist and chef Nathan Myhrvold talks about his passion for the foodstuff we love to eat

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Thyracont Vacuum Instruments GmbH 12 Sep 2017

The ultimate Tool to visualise, analyse and save Process Data

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Worldwide largest VPS coating system with dry vacuum technology

Busch (UK) Ltd 12 Sep 2017

The Medicoat AG company has now delivered the worldwide largest Vacuum Plasma Spraying (VPS) coating system to a US research institute.

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Physics World September 2017 weblink

IOP Publishing 1 Sep 2017

Grand finaleCassini spacecraft beams back final images before plunging into Saturn


Omni Technologies to attend Vacuum Expo in Coventry

Omni-Technologies 30 Aug 2017

Omni Technologies will attend Vacuum Expo in Coventry this October and will showcase the LatticeGear range of Scribing & Cleaving equipment as well as Optix, the revolutionary Vacuum Gas Analyser from Gencoa.