Short Courses

Course Listing for 2023

May 22, 2023
May 23, 2023
May24, 2023
May 25, 2023
Basic Vacuum Technology
(Riddle and Arata, 4 days)
Basics of RF Technology
Vacuum and Cryogen Safety
Plasma and Ion Beam Diagnostics: Principles & Applications
Improving the Efficiency of Vacuum Processes

General Short Course Information:

  • Short courses meet from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm at the conference venue.
  • All courses will be held at the Sheraton Albuquerque Airport Hotel, 2910 Yale Blvd SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106.
  • Book your room online with the group rate HERE.
  • Hotel reservations can also be made with the hotel directly at 505-843-7000.  Please notify them that you are with the American Vacuum Society Group for a discounted of $121/night plus tax for reservations made by 4/30/23.  The $121 reflects the government per diem rate for Albuquerque in 2023.
  • For information about the Sheraton and directions to the Hotel, please visit .
  • One day courses cost $790 and Basic Vacuum Technology (4 days) costs $1,895.
  • Full time university students qualify for a $75 short course day rate.  (1 day course is $75, 2-day courses cost $150 and 4 day course is $300)
  • AVS members may qualify for a discount.  Contact David Adams (info below) for details prior to registering.
  • Lunch is provided for all short course attendees.

  Register HERE.

For questions about short courses , please contact:

David Adams