Quantachrome Instruments will hold a short course, "Fine Particle & Porous Materials Characterization," April 8-9, 2003, in Rosemont, Ill. The seminars will highlight the most important methods of such investigations, state-of-the-art technologies, and the underlying principles of measurement and calculation. The material textural properties covered will include surface area; micro-, meso- and macropore size; density; porosity; and particle size. Attention will be given to proper sample preparation, method selection, data interpretation, sources of error and avoiding common pitfalls.
For more information, call (800) 989 2476, fax (561) 732 9888, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or visit http://www.quantachrome.com/ShortCourse_RSMNT2003.htm .