Technology Department

Vacuum, Surfaces and Coatings (VSC)

Design, construction, operation, maintenance and upgrade of high & ultra-high vacuum systems for Accelerators and Detectors.

  • Expertise and support on thin-walled vacuum chambers, windows and bellows compensation systems
  • Expertise in vacuum sealing and leak-tightness technology
  • Expertise in dynamic vacuum phenomena
  • Management of the industrial support contract for vacuum work in accelerators
  • Expertise in vacuum control systems, vacuum interlocks and monitoring tools

Coatings, surfaces treatments, surface and chemical analysis for Accelerators and Detectors. Expertise and support in the fields of:

  • Coatings, electroplating and surface cleaning techniques
  • UHV characterization and of material and surfaces
  • Degassing analysis and treatments