Course Schedules

COURSES 2018-01-03T11:02:32+00:00

Learning Center Class CALENDAR:

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Jan
8
Tue
2019
Gemini VII 2390 @ MLC Training Center
Jan 8 @ 8:00 am – Jan 9 @ 3:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

Gemini VII Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the Gemini
VII for surface area and porosity analysis.

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be able to identify and power up the system, including installation of the operating
    program.
  • Be able to properly weigh the sample tube with and without sample, determine sample
    amount required, properly load a sample into a sample tube, determine required degas
    time and temperature, prepare the sample using the FlowPrep and/or VacPrep degas
    system, and introduce the sample preparation to the Gemini.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of physisorption and basic operation of a volumetric
    analysis system.
  • Be able to use the computer and operational software to perform an analysis on a
    reference material.
  • Be able to properly configure any report format, a combination of reports, and obtain
    analysis information according to your laboratory requirements.
  • Be able to make all user level repairs, adjustments and checks, and locate equipment
    problems using the Troubleshooting section of the Operator’s manual.

NEEDS AND RESOURCES:

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have some minimal exposure to a Gemini in a laboratory environment.
  • Have reviewed the Operator’s manual.

Required Materials
The following provided materials will help you successfully complete this course:

  • Operator Training Study Guide with Lecture Presentations
  • Notepad
  • Pen
  • Highlighter
  • Micromeritics Thumb Drive

Additional Print Resources
The following publications will also be provided:

  • Webb, Paul A. and Clyde Orr. Analytical Methods in Fine Particle Technology. Norcross, Georgia,
    U.S.A.: Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, 1997.
  • Related Application Notes and Technical Tips.

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Jan
22
Tue
2019
Surface Area, Porosity, & Physical Adsorption with applications in the TriStar II 3020/3030 and ASAP 2420/2460 @ MLC Training Center
Jan 22 @ 8:00 am – Jan 24 @ 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

Surface Area, Porosity, & Physical Adsorption with applications in the Tristar II
3030, ASAP 2420, & ASAP 2460

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the TriStar II 3030, ASAP 2420, & ASAP 2460 for surface area and porosity analysis. At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be able to identify and power up the system, including installation of the operating
    program.
  • Be able to properly weigh the sample tube with and without sample, determine sample
    amount required, properly load a sample into a sample tube, determine required degas
    time and temperature, prepare the sample using the appropriate degas system, and
    introduce the sample preparation to the instrument.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of physisorption and basic operation of a volumetric
    analysis system.
  • Be able to use the computer and operational software to perform an analysis on a
    reference material.
  • Be able to properly configure any report format, a combination of reports, and obtain
    analysis information according to your laboratory requirements.
  • Be able to make all user level repairs, adjustments and checks, and locate equipment
    problems using the Troubleshooting section of the Operator’s manual.

 

NEEDS AND RESOURCES:

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have some minimal exposure to a TriStar II, ASAP 2420/2460 in a laboratory environment.
  • Have reviewed the Operator’s manual.

Required Materials
The following provided materials will help you successfully complete this course:

  • Operator Training Study Guide with Lecture Presentations
  • Notepad
  • Pen
  • Highlighter
  • Micromeritics Thumb Drive containing presentations , relevant application notes and Study Guide

Additional Print Resources
The following publications will also be provided:

  • Webb, Paul A. and Clyde Orr. Analytical Methods in Fine Particle Technology. Norcross, Georgia,
    U.S.A.: Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, 1997.
  • Related Application Notes and Technical Tips.
Feb
4
Mon
2019
AutoChem II 2920 Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Feb 4 @ 8:00 am – Feb 6 @ 3:15 pm

SYLLABUS

AutoChem II 2920 Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the
AutoChem II for surface area and porosity analysis.
At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be able to identify and power up the system, including installation of the operating
    program.
  • Be able to properly weigh the sample tube with and without sample, determine
    sample amount required and properly load a sample into the Instrument.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of chemisorption and the basic operation of a
    dynamic (flowing gas) analysis system.
  • Be able to use the computer and operational software to perform an analysis on a
    reference material.
  • Be able to properly configure a report format, overlay sample data, and obtain
    analysis information according to your laboratory requirements.
  • Be able to make all user level repairs, adjustments and checks, and locate
    equipment problems using the Troubleshooting section of the Operator’s manual.

 

NEEDS AND RESOURCES:

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have some minimal exposure to an AutoChem II in a laboratory environment.
  • Have reviewed the Operator’s manual.

Required Materials
The following provided materials will help you successfully complete this course:

  • Laboratory Practical Exercise Guide with Lecture Presentations
  • Notepad, Pen and Highlighter
  • Micromeritics Thumb Drive

Additional Print Resources
The following publications will also be provided:

  • Webb, Paul A. and Clyde Orr. Analytical Methods in Fine Particle Technology. Norcross, Georgia,
    U.S.A.: Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, 1997.
  • Related Application Notes and Technical Tips.

 

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Feb
7
Thu
2019
AutoChem II 2920 Advanced II Training @ MLC Training Center
Feb 7 @ 8:30 am – Feb 8 @ 4:30 pm

 

SYLLABUS

AutoChem II 2920 Advanced Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to advanced chemisorption theory, applications and
ASAP 2920 use with a Mass Spectrometer.

 

NEEDS AND RESOURCES:

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have regular exposure to an AutoChem II in a laboratory environment, or
  • Have completed the AutoChem II Standard Operators Training Course.

Additional Print Resources
The following publications will also be provided:

  • Webb, Paul A. and Clyde Orr. Analytical Methods in Fine Particle Technology. Norcross, Georgia,
    U.S.A.: Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, 1997.
  • Related Application Notes and Technical Tips.

 

Click Here to Register for This Course

Feb
19
Tue
2019
SediGraph III 5120/5125 @ MLC Training Center
Feb 19 @ 9:00 am – Feb 21 @ 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

SediGraph 5120/5125 and MasterTech 052 Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the
SediGraph III for particle size analysis.
At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be able to identify and power up the system, including installation of the operating
    program.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of sedimentation.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of sample dispersion and be able to properly
    disperse a sample of reference material.
  • Know how to use the operating software to operate the SediGraph and
    MasterTech.
  • Be able to properly configure any report format, a combination of reports, and
    obtain analysis information according to your laboratory requirements.
  • Be able to make all user level repairs, adjustments and checks, and locate
    equipment problems using the Troubleshooting section of the Operator’s manual.

 

NEEDS AND RESOURCES:

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have some minimal exposure to a SediGraph in a laboratory environment.
  • Have reviewed the Operator’s manual.

Required Materials
The following provided materials will help you successfully complete this course:

  • Operator Training Study Guide with Lecture Presentations
  • Notepad
  • Pen
  • Highlighter
  • Micromeritics Thumb Drive containing presentations , relevant application notes and Study Guide

Additional Print Resources
The following publications will also be provided:

  • Webb, Paul A. and Clyde Orr. Analytical Methods in Fine Particle Technology. Norcross, Georgia,
    U.S.A.: Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, 1997.
  • Related Application Notes and Technical Tips.

 

Click Here to Register for This Course