Course Schedules

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

Learning Center Class CALENDAR:

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Oct
9
Tue
2018
Surface Area, Porosity, & Physical Adsorption with applications in the ASAP 2420/2460 @ MLC Training Center
Oct 9 @ 8:00 am – Oct 11 @ 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.
Oct
23
Tue
2018
AutoPore IV 95XX Basic Operator Training @ MLC Training Center
Oct 23 @ 8:00 am – Oct 25 @ 4:00 pm

SYLLABUS

AutoPore 95XX 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.
Oct
26
Fri
2018
AutoPore IV 95XX Advanced I Training @ MLC Training Center
Oct 26 @ 8:00 am – 8:15 am

SYLLABUS

AutoPore IV 95XX Advanced I Training

Dec
3
Mon
2018
Surface Area, Porosity, Physical & Chemical Adsorption with applications in the ASAP 2020 and 3Flex 3500 @ MLC Training Center
Dec 3 @ 8:00 am – Dec 6 @ 3:00 pm

SYLLABUS

3Flex Combined P/C Operator Training

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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.
Dec
7
Fri
2018
ASAP 2020C and 3Flex 3500 Advanced II @ MLC Training Center
Dec 7 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

SYLLABUS

3Flex 3500 Physisorption 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.