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Materials, Safety, and Equipment Overview for Nanotechnology Laboratory

Materials, Safety, and Equipment Overview for Nanotechnology Laboratory

This laboratory course is provided by, a product of the National Center for Nanotechnology Applications and Career Knowledge (NACK Center) which is based at the Penn State College of Engineering and is funded through the National Science Foundation's Advanced Technological Education (ATE) program. The six labs available in this laboratory are titled Chemical and Hazardous Waste Handling; Vacuum Function, Operation, and Systems; EHS Equipment Safety Awareness; Vacuum Equipment Simulation Lab; Vacuum Equipment Components and Systems. These labs can be used in conjunction in a course, or individually as needed by the teacher. Each lab should include an objective, background information, detailed procedure, charts and tables, and follow-up questions. This resource, along with all resources from the NACK Center, require a fast, easy, free log-in to access their materials.


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