Learning Center Class CALENDAR:

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Dec
2
Mon
2019
Surface Area, Porosity, Physical & Chemical Adsorption with applications in ASAP 2020 and 3Flex 3500 @ MLC Training Center
Dec 2 @ 8:00 am – Dec 5 @ 3:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

Surface Area, Porosity, Physical & Chemical Adsorption
with applications in ASAP 2020 and 3Flex 3500

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to the components, operation, and theory of the 3Flex
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

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
6
Fri
2019
ASAP 2020 and 3Flex 3500 Advanced Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Dec 6 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

ASAP 2020 and 3Flex 3500 Advanced Operator Training

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INSTRUCTIONAL GOALS:

This course introduces students to advanced theory of the 3Flex 3500 for surface area
and porosity analysis.

 

NEEDS AND RESOURCES

Required Background
To successfully complete this course, you must:

  • Have some minimal exposure to Physisorption Theory.

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 Lectures, Application Notes and Technical Tips.

 

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Jan
7
Tue
2020
Gemini Series Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Jan 7 @ 8:00 am – Jan 8 @ 3:00 pm

 

SYLLABUS

Gemini Series Basic 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
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