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TvU

Facilities at TvU

TvU currently occupies 3,000 square feet of office and laboratory space with a wide variety of sophisticated experimental research and development equipment. TvU has invested its company profit to fund development projects and to acquire a variety of sophisticated furnace, mechanical, optical, electronic, and vacuum equipment, as well as fabrication, testing and support equipment. An optics lab centers on a single sapphire fiber imaging calibration station. A vacuum processing lab centers on a general purpose high vacuum station. A cryogenics lab centers on a Koch Helium Liquefier and Janis Supertran Liquid Helium Cryostat with optical access. Air and vacuum furnaces (to above 2200°C) are used for material processing experiments, and transparent furnaces and associated hardware permit total optical access to small pieces undergoing heat treatment at temperatures up 1200°C.

Significant TvU facilities include:

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Last updated: April 2017