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Fundamental physics of vacuum

Understand the basic concepts in vacuum technology with an introduction to the terms, units and calculations crucial to the creation of vacuum. Get an overview of the units of pressure in vacuum science, as well as an explanation of the various gas laws and relevant theories. You can also find out how to calculate flow rates, conductance, and the implications of outgassing.

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Fundamentals of Vacuum Technology 

Download our e-Book "Fundamentals of Vacuum Technology" to discover vacuum pump essentials and processes. 


Vacuum symbols

A glossary of symbols commonly used in vacuum technology diagrams as a visual representation of pump types and parts in pumping systems



Glossary of units

An overview of measurement units used in vacuum technology and what the symbols stand for, as well as the modern equivalents of historical units



References and sources

References, sources and further reading related to the fundamental knowledge of vacuum technology



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