The Webb telescope recently underwent “eye surgery” at NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center.  Although the telescope doesn’t actually have eyes, the part of the telescope that sees deep into the universe was recently installed.   The installation of the sensitive MIRI (Mid-Infared Instrument) or the “eyes” required donning of a full protective suit in NASA’s […]

One area that is often overlooked in the cleanroom is the use of specialized office equipment.  This can range from office chairs to pens and papers.  These supplies are manufactured to obstruct particles from generating and some products are impregnated and coated with polymer.   Furthermore many of these products are typically manufactured and packaged in […]