The evolution of vacuum science, both theoretical and practical, has paralleled many major scientific achievements throughout history. Today, the vacuum industry has developed to become an annual market worth more than $10B.

The application of controlled vacuum environments is a critical enabler for an enormous range of technologies, including food packaging, steel degassing, pharmaceutical development, microelectronics fabrication, medical imaging and fundamental particle physics.

For anyone involved in vacuum science, a thorough understanding of the underlying principles and hardware available is essential for the right choice and correct usage of a system’s vacuum pump(s) and scheme. Knowing the basic vacuum concepts is also paramount to ensure safe operations and system integrity.

In our eBook, you will be able to learn more about:

  • The foundations of vacuum science
  • Important vacuum concepts, parameters and terminology
  • The classification of pump technologies
  • Considerations in pump selection and operation

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