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Business Administrator Apprentice

Business Administrator Apprentice

TSL is currently seeking an enthusiastic Level 3 Apprentice Business Administrator to join the commercial department, processing purchase orders, sales orders and enquiries, whilst helping to provide excellent service and communication to customers via phone, email...
Exhibitions – MRS Boston – SPIE Photonics – ESRF

Exhibitions – MRS Boston – SPIE Photonics – ESRF

In the past few months, Torr Scientific have been busy manning their stand at several major exhibitions. The exhibitions covered a scientific conference, a user meeting and a major photonics convention. MRS Fall Meeting – Boston, USA At the end of November 2023...
Custom Domed Tubulation

Custom Domed Tubulation

Custom glass fabrications Several years ago, Torr Scientific extended its vacuum window processing capabilities to include production of glass‑to‑metal seals. We have our own glass shop, which allows further development of the wide range of ultra‑high vacuum optical...
X-Ray Anode Refurbishments

X-Ray Anode Refurbishments

X-rays were a discovery by the German scientist Wilhelm Röntgen, who called them X-rays because their nature was unknown. When an energetic charged particle is deflected by another charged particle (typically an electron by an atomic nucleus), the resultant...
Fused Silica vs Natural Z-Cut Quartz

Fused Silica vs Natural Z-Cut Quartz

Natural z-cut quartz and fused silica are optical materials that are colourless and transparent to visible light. Both are nominally chemically identical, both being silicon dioxde (SiO2), also known as silica. They are both reasonably tough materials and have good...