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​TACS University e-Learning Webinar Series

We are excited to announce Teledyne Advanced Chemistry Systems (TACS) University, our new online webinar series. TACS University brings together ideas and education from across our family of brands and presents them to you to help meet your needs in the lab.

Over the next several weeks, our group of companies - CETAC, Tekmar, Leeman Labs and Hastings - will be presenting several webinars that may be of interest to you.  

Below is a list of topics we will be covering.  Be sure to look it over and sign up for any sessions you find interesting.  Click on the individual webinar link to learn more and register.

Upcoming Webinar

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Wednesday / June 22
9:00AM EDT/ 2:00PM EDT / 9:00PM EDT

Join us for this complimentary webinar on Choosing your GC Column Part 1: Purge and Trap Volatiles. Attendees will learn the fundamentals of GC column analyte separation and how to choose the correct column for volatiles analysis.

Please note that the webinar is being given at three different times so be sure to select the appropriate time to meet your needs.

The webinar will address the following:
  • An overview of how gas chromatograph (GC) columns separate analyte
  • An overview of typical column phases, GC configurations, and film thickness
  • How to choose the correct column for your volatiles analysis
  • How to utilize EZGC in order to translate a method from one column to another while maintaining optimal chromatography

This webinar is ideal for anyone working with soil, wastewater, and/or drinking water purge and trap methods, any scientist or analyst that wishes to learn more about purge and trap analysis, any scientist or analyst that wishes to learn more about GC column separation, method translation, and choosing the correct column for volatiles analysis and Environmental scientists/technicians, Analytical chemists/technicians, Laboratory managers.

Chris English, Laboratory Manager for Restek Corporation and Amy Nutter, Senior VOC Applications Chemist for Teledyne Tekmar have teamed up to give this webinar. 

Information on the presenters: 
Amy Nutter is a senior VOC applications chemist at Teledyne Tekmar. Currently, she is focused on applications development and customer application support on the Purge and Trap product line. Previous to her current role, Amy worked for the city of Cincinnati in both the drinking water and wastewater laboratories.

Chris English is the Laboratory Manager at Restek Corporation. He has managed a team of chemists in Restek’s innovations laboratory since 2004. Before taking the reins of the laboratory, he spent seven years as an environmental chemist and was critical to the development of Restek’s current line of volatile GC columns. 
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To see a list and watch previously recorded webinars, click the link below.​

 Webinar Recording Library​​​​

If there is a certain topic you would like to see for an upcoming webinar, please feel free to send us an email (​)  and we will try to accommodate your request.