Short Course on Precision Coating and Drying (Online) - Fall 2022

Update Sept 26: This course consists of on demand videos that can be viewed on your own schedule.  The registration link will be open until the end of the day on October 2.  If you register by this date, you will still have plenty of time (3 weeks) to view all the videos, participate in zoom office hours, ask questions, etc.  Please contact me with questions (Lorraine Francis, [email protected])   

This course provides coating engineers, scientists and researchers with an understanding of the principles of premetered coating processes and solidification phenomena that are central to developing high performance, precision coatings used in a variety of industries.  This online course includes selected content from the longer Coating Process Fundamentals Short Course, which is held annually on the campus of the University of Minnesota.

The course is integrated with the University of Minnesota’s Canvas learning management system and covers content detailed in the course outline. The course is in an accessible and convenient on-demand format.  Videos for all the sections of the course are prerecorded and available for viewing on the Canvas site so that course participants can go through the course at their own pace and on their own schedules The Canvas site will be open from September 26 - October 24, 2022.

The videos are closed captioned for convenience. Course notes are available for download from the site.  Course participants can ask questions during Zoom office hours that will be set up during the course, or they send questions to the instructors by email.  

Registration Information

The course director is Prof. Lorraine Francis

Coating Process Fundamentals Short Course (In-Person)

The June 2022 course is complete! Our next in-person course will be given in late May/early June 2023


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