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


IUVSTA anniversary in Geneva: registration for the event in the Globe

British Vacuum Council 14 Mar 2018

Monday 18 June 2018, IUVSTA

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Physics World March 2018 weblink

IOP Publishing 2 Mar 2018

Invisible battles; One physicist’s struggle with mental health

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Efficient wafer handling with the latest vacuum technology weblink

Busch (UK) Ltd 2 Mar 2018

The IHP – Innovations for High Performance Microelectronics – in Frankfurt (Oder), Germany is a member of the Leibniz Association.


The 9th Vaccuum and Surface Confernce of Asia and Australia

British Vacuum Council 14 Feb 2018

VASSCAA-9 13th - 16th August 2018, Sydney, Australia

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Physics World January 2018 weblink

IOP Publishing 23 Jan 2018

COSMIC IMPACTColliding neutron starsa nd ripples through physics

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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