Fil-Tech Inc. NEW 2018 Catalog and Online Ordering
Fil-Tech Inc. announces its
NEW 2018 Catalog with on line ordering from our modern,
user-friendly and updated website with a convenient product catalog
search for Quality Crystals® 6MHz, Extreme Temperature Crystals,
Liquid Plating Crystals, QCM1000 Quality Crystal Microbalance, sensor
heads and feedthroughs, FT704 fluid, electron beam gun and ion source
parts, and vacuum measurement gauges.
Eric Ruth appointed as Goodfellow Representative in California
Goodfellow has announced the
appointment of Eric Ruth as their representative in California. Prior to
serving as a Peace Corps volunteer in Morocco, Eric worked in the
automotive and technology industries gaining experience as a research,
design and manufacturing engineer.
ULVAC Receives Workforce Training Grant
The Baker-Polito Administration
announced the awarding of $96,000 in Workforce Training Fund Program
(WTFP) Grants to ULVAC for worker training. The mission of the WTFP is
to promote job growth, job retention, and increased opportunity for
workers by increasing business productivity, competitiveness, and the
ability to do business in Massachusetts.
Pfeiffer Vacuum Supplying Vacuum Solutions for CERN Particle Accelerator
Vacuum has received another major order for turbopumps and turbo
pumping stations from CERN for use in the Large Hadron Collider. The
Pfeiffer Vacuum pumps will be used to generate ultra-high vacuum
conditions for accelerating particles at nearly the speed of
light and creating the insulating vacuum for the operation of the
superconducting magnets at -271 °C.
SOLAYER GmbH Adds More ‘Steel
to Its Mettle
article highlights SOLAYER’s stride in the Steel Industry through the
signing of an agreement between SOLAYER and a Steel Company. This is
unique and very significant owing to the utilisation of SOLAYER’s
environmentally friendly patented technology for Steel
Telemark Makes an Impact in Quartz Crystal Deposition Control Market
With excellent user reviews, the Telemark 861 Quartz Crystal Deposition Controller is gaining “preferred” supplier status.
Angstrom Sciences Announces New Configuration Website
Angstrom Sciences’ Configurator is an easy-to-use online tool that steps
you through the process of designing a magnetron for your specific
application. The Configurator is applicable to the following four types
of magnetrons: Ultra High Vacuum (UHV), Circular, Cylindrical and Linear
Anderson Dahlen – Applied Vacuum Division will be exhibiting at the SVC Tech Con event on May 8-9 in Orlando, FL
Please come see us at booth
#204. With 30 years of experience manufacturing custom vacuum
products, we have the tools and technology to provide solutions for most
requirements – custom chambers, integrated equipment, flanges and
components. Anderson Dahlen has ~250,000 ft
of manufacturing space across two facilities in the Twin Cities area of
Minnesota. Our current team of 235 employees includes 55 welders,
20 CAD Design/Engineering Staff, 5 PMP® Certified Project Managers, and 5
AWS Certified Weld Inspectors.
Welcome to ANCORP: New Name, Same Mission
Manufacturer of high and ultra-high
vacuum components since 1965, A&N Corporation has renamed to ANCORP
and launched a new website focused on serving engineers and researchers
better than ever before.
New Updates on Hauzer Coating Equipment Available Now!
Check out our new developments in
the field of fuel cells, 3D printing, medical coatings, decorative
coatings, sensors and more.
Ionbond Announces Entry into Fuel Cell Manufacturing Technologies
a global provider of thin-film technology solutions, today announced
that they have signed a technology agreement with TreadStone
Fil-Tech’s NEW Extreme Temperature Crystals to 200
C and NEW QCM1000 Quality Crystal Microbalance
our NEW 2018 Catalog and our website with online ordering, to find
savings on Quality Crystals® 6MHz, Extreme Temperature Crystals, Liquid
Plating Crystals, sensor heads and feedthroughs, FT704 fluid, electron
beam gun and ion source parts, and vacuum measurement gauges. NEW
QCM1000 Quality Crystal Microbalance.
Lead-free soldering alloys enable joining of carbon materials … and more
C-Solder is the trade name for a
group of new tin-based, lead-free low-temperature soldering alloys that
enable the joining of various carbon materials, including carbon fibers
or carbon nanotube fibers, in both carbon-carbon and carbon-metal
combinations. The resultant bond is mechanically strong and electrically
Vacuum Angle Valves
There are 18 sizes of ULVAC angles
valves from DN16 (5/8”) to DN900 (36”) in KF, ISO, CF and JIS flange
types for use in rough vacuum, HV, UHV and XHV. The valves include
manual, single action and double-action pneumatic cylinder opening
styles with o-ring/shaft or bellows actuation.
New Form of Indium Oxide Powder
Indium Corporation has developed a new form of Indium Oxide powder with high specific surface area (BET between 13-17m
together with better than 4N5 purity and core particle size between
50-100nm. This new product was designed for the latest exacting
applications in the display industry.
ANCORP Introduces New 3-Way Ball Valve
ANCORP, a Florida-based high vacuum
manufacturer, recently released a unique new 3-way vacuum ball valve.
The new device offers numerous uses for diverting flow or isolating
pumping lines, reactors, traps and scrubbers on different vacuum and
thin film coating processes.
Applied Vacuum Division of Anderson Dahlen Delivers multiple,
Fully-Processed Chambers to National Energetics in Support of 10PW Laser
After the completion of
manufacturing, the chambers were thoroughly cleaned, baked, and
inspected with a residual gas analyzer (RGA). The sum of the partial
pressures for masses 45 amu and above were required to be below 1×10
-10 Torr with a water peak no greater than 1×10
-8 Torr. For projects requiring critical cleanliness and testing, we have 5,000+ ft
2 of HEPA filtered clean space, a class 10,000 cleanroom, RGA scan, and configurable bakeout capabilities up to 250
°C. Please contact us to discuss how we can support your HV/UHV/XHV requirements.
Dynavac Diamond-Like-Carbon (DLC) Thin Film Deposition Systems
Dynavac DLC Series is a precise, reliable PECVD deposition system for
commercial and military infrared applications. Our systems produce films
that create a hard, smooth film for hostile-environment protection
across an array of optical surfaces, including germanium and silicon
PrismaPro® RGA and Process Monitor
Pfeiffer Vacuum PrismaPro is designed for both qualitative and
quantitative gas analysis as well as leak detection. The PrismaPro
features a distinctive combination of high sensitivity with a detection
limit of <3E-15 mbar, maximum stability, and intelligent operation
via our new PV MassSpec software
Jacob A. Bertrand,
A. Bertrand's career has revolved around applying his materials science
acumen to the launch of technology startups. As the Senior Research
Scientist at Eccrine Systems Inc., he has helped launch the technical
team of a sweat sensors company that was recently identified by
Bloomberg among the “Top 50 Startups You’ve Never Heard Of,” the first
to receive such an honor in the state of Ohio. Prior to Eccrine, he
successfully launched two materials companies. He was a co-founder and
CTO of WaveTech LLC, which developed novel optical coated web materials
for agricultural application. As the founder and President of Maxima
Sciences LLC, an instruments and consulting services company related to
Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) applications and technical product
development, Bertrand evaluated new analytical techniques,
semi-conductor materials, and devices, and designed and constructed ALD
reactors for National Laboratories.
committed to preserving the welcoming atmosphere of the Society as we
look to the future and grow our membership. From my own experiences and
seeing other Young Members grow and develop, I see the importance of
sharing the SVC with students and early career scientists or engineers.
We all enjoy being part of the SVC and desire to see it thrive for many
years to come. I believe that we can do this by increasing the outreach
opportunities, to students and early career members, throughout the year
for new as well as current Members."
Meet Dave Doerwald, Newly Elected
Dave Doerwald received the MSc in
Mechanical Engineering from the University of Eindhoven, the
Netherlands. He has worked for IHI Hauzer Techno Coating for 20 years,
holding several positions, starting in 1997. Initially he worked as
project leader in the engineering department and switched in 2002 into
the process engineering department as process engineer respon-sible for
the development of tool coatings. During the next 12 years Dave acted as
product manager for tribological coatings, which includes a large
portion the coatings for automotive components. In 2015 he was appointed
CTO of the company. Since 2016 he has been actively engaged in the SVC
as TAC Chair for Protective Tribological and Decorative Coatings.
"My intentions as a SVC Board member
will be to apply my industrial experience with commercial and technical
background to serve the Society in this important transitional phase
with a new management organization. The bond between academia and
industry has traditionally been one of the important strengths of the
SVC and makes the Techcon an important forum for the spread and exchange
of information. The SVC plays an pivotal role in helping the vacuum
coating industry to realize solutions for ever changing requirements and
Meet Kurt J. Lesker IV, Newly Elected
J. Lesker IV is President and CEO of Kurt J. Lesker Company, a leading
global provider of high-quality vacuum equipment which enables a vast
array of nano-technologies. During his ten years at KJLC, Kurt has
held leadership roles within strategic areas such as Sales, Quality, and
Industrial Engineering. From 2011 to 2014, Kurt served as Vice
General Manager of Asian Operations in Shanghai, China where he expanded
the KJLC brand and built the corporate infrastructure within the APAC
region. Before moving to Asia, Kurt IV spent five years as Global
Quality Manager, establishing the company’s ISO 9001 Quality Management
System and implementing Lean manufacturing practices.
to joining KJLC, Kurt worked for Navigant Consulting in New York as a
Litigation Consultant in the Construction Practice. Kurt earned a
Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh
University and an MBA from Duke University, where he was a Fuqua
IV lives in Pittsburgh with his wife, Laura, and adopted Chinese mutt,
Bogey. He is an instrument-rated pilot and Ironman triathlete.
"I will serve the SVC and its
members to strengthen connections between vacuum-coating research and
industry. Today’s groundbreaking research transforms into
tomorrow’s commercial use, and our members will play an
instrumental role in helping to solve the many technical, environmental,
and economic challenges that face our industry."