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December 2020

Contamination Control

  • Comparison of the Aerosol Photometer and LSAPC Methods for Installed Filter System Leak Testing
  • Blind to Chemistry: Molecular Contaminant Films We Could Be Missing During Visual Inspections and the Potential Impact to System Performance
  • Tech Talk: Energy Efficiency in Cleanrooms and Separative Devices: ISO 14644-16, Outreach Article
Environmental Test and Product Reliability

  • Shaker Testing with Simultaneous Control of PSD and FDS
  • Inter-comparison of Environmental Low-cost Sensors on Arduino Platform
  • The Incremental Launching Construction Technology of Pontoon Pivot Conversion of Large-span Steel Arch Bridge
  • 3D-Vibration Test Profiles
Otto Hamberg Award Winners
  • Effectiveness and Value of Space Vehicle Thermal Vacuum Testing
  • Transient Multi-dof Vibration Testing: Analytical and Experimental Data



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