Learning Center Class CALENDAR:

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Oct
20
Tue
2020
AutoPore Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Oct 20 @ 8:00 am – Oct 21 @ 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

AutoPore Series Basic Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the AutoPore for Mercury Porosimetry.

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 mercury porosimetry.
  • Understand how to safely handle mercury with the instrument.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of AutoPore operation and be able to properly
    analyze a sample of reference material.
  • Understand how to use the operating software with a PC in order to operate the
    AutoPore.
  • Be able to properly configure any report format, a combination of reports, and
    obtain analysis information according to your laboratory requirements.
  • Be able to perform all user-level maintenance, 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 AutoPore 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.

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Oct
22
Thu
2020
AutoPore Series Advanced Operator Training (1/2 Day) @ MLC Training Center
Oct 22 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

AutoPore Series Advanced Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to advanced mercury porosimetry theory, applications, and data interpretation.

NEEDS AND RESOURCES:

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have regular exposure to an AutoPore in a laboratory environment. or
  • Have completed the AutoPore Series Basic Operator 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.

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Dec
7
Mon
2020
3Flex Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – Dec 10 @ 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

3Flex 3500 Series Basic Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the 3Flex 3500 Physisorption & Chemisorption for surface area, porosity analysis, and active site characterization.

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be able to properly weigh the sample tube with and without sample, determine the sample amount required, properly load a sample into a sample tube, determine required degas time and temperature, prepare the sample using the SmartPrep degas system, and introduce the sample to the instrument.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of physisorption and basic operation of a volumetric analysis system.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of chemisorption and the basic operation of a static 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 3Flex 3500 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

Dec
11
Fri
2020
3Flex Series Advanced Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Dec 11 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

3Flex 3500 Series Advanced Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the 3Flex 3500 Physisorption & Chemisorption for surface area, porosity analysis, and active site characterization.

At the end of this course, you will:

  • Be able to properly weigh the sample tube with and without sample, determine the sample amount required, properly load a sample into a sample tube, determine required degas time and temperature, prepare the sample using the SmartPrep degas system, and introduce the sample to the instrument.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of physisorption and basic operation of a volumetric analysis system.
  • Understand the basic fundamentals of chemisorption and the basic operation of a static 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 3Flex 3500 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