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Modern vacuum physics

Author: A Chambers
Publisher: Boca Raton : Chapman & Hall/CRC, ©2005.
Series: Masters series in physics and astronomy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"This book equips readers to approach vacuum systems with confidence, demonstrates the scope and value of vacuum technology, and prepares them well for more advanced studies."--Jacket.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A Chambers
ISBN: 0849324386 9780849324383
OCLC Number: 55000526
Description: 341 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction --
2. The physics of gases and vapors --
3. The molecular description of gases --
4. Surface processes and outgassing --
5. Gas flow and pumping --
6. Creating a vacuum --
pumps --
7. Measuring a vacuum --
8. Illustrative examples and representative laboratory systems --
9. Applications in industrial products and scientific instruments --
10. Vacuum components, construction, and leak detection.
Series Title: Masters series in physics and astronomy.
Responsibility: Austin Chambers.
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Presents the principles and practices of vacuum science and technology along with a number of applications in research and industrial production. This book discusses gases and vapors under rarefied  Read more...


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