40 Nutmeg Lane
Glastonbury, CT 06033
Tel: (860) 657-9014

Email: thought@tvu.com


Facilities at TvU

TvU currently occupies 3,000 square feet of office and laboratory space with a wide variety of sophisticated experimental research and development support equipment. TvU has invested many years of its owner's time and company resources to fund development projects and to acquire a variety of sophisticated furnace, mechanical, optical, electronic, and vacuum equipment, as well as fabrication, testing and support equipment. An optics lab centers on a single sapphire fiber imaging calibration station. A vacuum processing lab centers on a multiple high vacuum chambers. A cryogenics lab centers on a Koch Helium Liquefier and Janis Supertran Liquid Helium Cryostat with optical access. Air and vacuum furnaces (to above 2200°C) are used for furnace development and material processing experiments. Transparent furnaces and transparent furnace tube production facilities permit total optical access to small pieces undergoing heat treatment at temperatures up 1200°C.

Major TvU facilities include:

Other significant TvU facilities:


Last updated: January 2019