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The Society, through its publications, web site, and meetings is the leader in presenting new topics to the vacuum coating community. Click or scroll to get an overview of all SVC Publications on this page, with more details to be found by using the yellow menu to the left or click on "read more" below.
The SVC Digital Library contains the complete collection of papers published in the Society of Vacuum Coaters Annual Technical Conference Proceedings from 1991 to the present. SVC is working to incorporate earlier additional years.
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The SVC Bulletin is distributed to more than 15,000 professionals working in the vacuum coating community and related sciences and technologies. Each issue contains contributed articles, previews or reviews of the TechCon; SVC committee activities; technical articles from the Conference Proceedings; book reviews; Corporate Sponsor news and profiles; and Society news. ... read more
The SVC Bulletin back issues to 2004 are available online.
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Bulletin - Contributed Articles
The contributed articles in the SVC Bulletin back issues to 2004 are available online.
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Preparation Guidelines - Bulletin Article
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Proceedings Volumes published by the Society of Vacuum Coaters contain manuscripts of presentations at the Annual Technical Conference. These serialized volumes provide views of specialized topics and frequently offer comprehensive overviews of rapidly developing areas. The series is registered with the Library of Congress as Series ISSN 0737-5921.
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Education Guides to Vacuum Coating Processing
By Donald M. Mattox ©2009 Society of Vacuum Coaters
Written by Donald M. Mattox, this indispensible publication contains individual, stand-alone, two-page guides on different aspects of the equipment, technology, and products associated with vacuum coating processing by physical vapor deposition. ... read more
Click here for a current list of the Guides. Selected guides are published in Spanish.
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50 Years of Vacuum Coating Technology and the Growth of the Society of Vacuum Coaters
Edited by Donald M. Mattox and Vivienne Harwood Mattox
©2007 Society of Vacuum Coaters
This commemorative book includes chapters on the evolution of various technologies related to vacuum coating. For over half a century the Society of Vacuum Coaters has contributed extensive presentations and education on these technologies and their applications.
Developments in Vacuum Coating Technology and its Applications
Growth of the Society of Vacuum Coaters
The SVC Foundation
For individuals wishing to order the 50th Anniversary Book, visit the SVC On-line Store.
Glossary of Terms and Acronyms
Books of Interest to Vacuum Coaters
Looking for vacuum coating reference and educational books? SVC has compiled titles for your vacuum coating library. ... read more
SVC brings you the tools you need to stay competitive. This section contains several reviews of new books important to vacuum coating technology, as printed in the SVC Bulletin. New title reviews are added periodically. ... read more
Bibliography of PVD (and related) Books
Prior to 1960 to present ... read more
Comppiled by Donald M. Mattox