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April 27-30
Danvers, MA

Universal Cleanroom Operations Guidelines with ISO 14644-5
June 10, 2015
Arlington Heights, IL

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November 9-12, 2015
Rosemont, IL

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Find success with IEST. We have the knowledge you need to advance! Become a member by March 31, 2015 and receive a $25 IEST reward to use towards a publication or registration order. Plus, receive days, weeks, or even months of membership at no additional cost. The sooner you join, the more bonus days you receive!Join today.

ISO Series Certificate Program at ESTECH
Is ESTECH's ISO Certificate program right for you and your business? The answer is "Yes" if you'd like to stay up-to-date on current information and best practices, learn from leading experts, impress your customers, upgrade your LinkedIn profile and résumé, and earn CEUs. Read more and register

Revised Recommended Practice for Considerations in Cleanroom Design

Look to IEST-RP-CC012.3, a new edition of the IEST Recommended Practice (RP) Considerations in Cleanroom Design, for the most up-to-date information on planning and procedures, design requirements, and cleanroom construction protocol. The RP also covers review and testing concepts, sample cleanroom construction protocol, cleanroom modeling approaches, and much more. Order your copy today.

Another New IEST Journal article now available for viewing!

“CFD Modeling and Modification of Cleanroom Design to Achieve ISO Class 6 Performance,” by Richard H. Morrison and Bradley K Hodges, has just been posted in the Journal VIP Articles section of our website. This paper focuses on the design and operation of an ISO Class 6 cleanroom at the Charles Stark Draper Laboratory Microfabrication Lab, located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. The initial design criteria are discussed, along with installation of the tools and the non-compliance of ISO Class 6 particle counts. Based on these results, computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling software was employed to study the airflow in the room and modify the airflow to be compliant with ISO Class 6 standards.

This paper joins “Reverberant Chamber Enhancement,” by Daniel Hayes, which was posted in our VIP section in February. Journal VIP articles are accessible only by IEST members. Not a member? Click here to join today! To learn more about Journal VIP Access, click here.

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