IIT Tirupati | A one-week short-term course on Vacuum Technology and Process Applications, Apply by 17th May 2024!

IIT Tirupati | A one-week short-term course on Vacuum Technology and Process Applications, Apply by 17th May 2024!


Department of Physics, IIT Tirupati is inviting applications for a one-week short-term course on Vacuum Technology and Process Applications. Interested ones can apply. 




The aim of this course is that, in addition to classroom lectures, emphasis is given to the practical training in designing, handling, and troubleshooting a variety of modern vacuum pumps, components, measuring systems, residual gas analyzers, leak detectors, vacuum furnaces, coating units, vacuum dryers, and freeze dryers.




All practicing Engineers & Technicians working in private, public, and government organizations/ industries; Scientists /Engineers from R&D establishments, College Teachers, and Technical Staff are eligible to apply for participation.



Important Dates:

Last day for registration: 17th May 2024

Duration of the course: 20th-25th May 2024



Registration Fees:

Participants are required to pay Rs. 18,000/- (excluding 18% G.S.T.) per participant as the registration fee for this one-week course. The cost will be paid online to IIT, Tirupati at the following account.

Account Details:

Account Name: Indian Institute of Technology Tirupati

Account Number: 42225683319

Bank: State Bank of India

IFS Code: SBIN0061587

Branch Name: Yerped - 61587




  • Each registered participant will be provided with detailed lecture notes on "Vacuum Technology and Process Applications” & registration materials.

  • At the end of the course, the institute will issue a certificate.



Course Outline:

  • Introduction to basic concepts of vacuum.

  • Application of vacuum in different processes. (Metallurgical, space, electronic, semiconductor, chemical, electrical, cryogenics, nuclear, pharmaceutical, and food)

  • Production of medium and high vacuum by Rotary, Piston, Roots, Diffusion, steam jet ejectors, Water-ring, Dry membrane, and Sorption pumps, their assembling and maintenance, and pump-down characteristics.

  • Ultra-high vacuum pumps and their pumping characteristics, Handling, and maintenance of Turbo-molecular, Ion, and Cryo-pumps.

  • Pressure measurement in vacuum systems using different primary and secondary gauges. Calibration/ maintenance of vacuum gauges.

  • Residual gas analysis in high vacuum systems.



Boding and Lodging:

Accommodation will be provided in our Visitor’s guest house and student’s hostels, on a payment basis at the following tariffs.

Type of Accommodation

Charge/Day/ One person

Visitors block - Single occupancy

Rs. 1500/-

Visitors block - Twin sharing

Rs. 1000/-

Students hostel - Single occupancy

Rs. 100/-

Refreshments will be served by us during the sessions. Breakfast/ Lunch/Dinner are available on payment in the institute guest house/hostels. Also, there are several restaurants and cafeterias on campus. Accommodation will be provided on a first-come-first-serve basis and will be finalized by the organizers.

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