Course Schedules

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Learning Center Class CALENDAR:

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Jan
21
Tue
2020
TriStar Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Jan 21 @ 8:00 am – Jan 23 @ 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

Tristar Series Basic Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the TriStar II 3030 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 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
3
Mon
2020
AutoChem Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Feb 3 @ 8:00 am – Feb 5 @ 3:30 pm

SYLLABUS

AutoChem Series Basic 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
6
Thu
2020
AutoChem Series Advanced Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Feb 6 @ 8:30 am – Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm

 

SYLLABUS

AutoChem Series 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

AutoChem Series Advanced Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Feb 6 @ 8:30 am – Feb 7 @ 4:30 pm

 

SYLLABUS

AutoChem Series Advanced Operator Training

Click here to download full course details

 

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
18
Tue
2020
SediGraph Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Feb 18 @ 8:00 am – Feb 19 @ 3:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

SediGraph Series Basic 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

Mar
3
Tue
2020
AutoPore Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Mar 3 @ 8:00 am – Mar 4 @ 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.

Click Here to Register for This Course

Mar
5
Thu
2020
AutoPore Series Advanced Operator Training (1/2 Day) @ MLC Training Center
Mar 5 @ 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.

Click Here to Register for This Course

Mar
16
Mon
2020
3Flex Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Mar 16 @ 8:00 am – Mar 19 @ 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

Mar
20
Fri
2020
3Flex Series Advanced Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Mar 20 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

3Flex 3500 Series Advanced Operator Training

Click here to download full course details

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

Jun
15
Mon
2020
ASAP 2020 Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Jun 15 @ 8:00 am – Jun 18 @ 3:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

ASAP 2020 Series Basic Operator Training

Click here to download full course details

INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the ASAP 2020 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, 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 an ASAP 2020 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.