With the assistance of the National Institute of Standards and Technology, the Dietrich School has fostered the development of its helium recovery program, culminating in the creation Pitt Cryogenics, an internal supplier of cryogenic gases for research purposes.  We currently serve customers in the Departments of Physics and Astronomy, Geology and Environmental Science, and Chemistry and are proud to be a part of Pitt's focus on sustainability by helping to conserve this valuable nonrenewable resource. 

 

News & Announcements

02/01/2021
Welcome Dr. Sergei Sheludiakov

Dr. Sergei Sheludiakov has join Shared Research Support Services and the Department of Physics as our new Director of Cryogenics.  

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03/19/2019
Pete talks at Pittcon!
Pete will be giving a talk on the expo floor at Nexus II on the success of Pitt Cryogenics entitled "Helium recycling at Pitt: Stewardship and Cryogenic Research Opportunities"
01/25/2016
Pitt Cryogenics Comes Online

Pitt Cryogenics begins its helium recycling operations.

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