fiji status update

J Provine jprovine at
Thu Jul 14 13:36:35 PDT 2011

hi everyone,
due to other commitments cambridge nanotech has to slide the acceptance test
date until tuesday july 19th).  tuesday the 19th has been confirmed and i
will update everyone following the efforts of that day.

On Wed, Jul 6, 2011 at 10:34 AM, J Provine <jprovine at> wrote:

> hello again,
> the fiji acceptance test has been scheduled for July 14th (backup date if
> it needs to slip is July 18th).
> the light at the end of the tunnel keeps getting brighter.
> j
> On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 4:24 PM, J Provine <jprovine at> wrote:
>> the fiji systems passed the vigilant and critical eye of our county fire
>> marshall's office yesterday.  many thanks go to ted berg and john shott who
>> dealt with inspection for nearly the entire day (it also covered upgrades to
>> the TGO and some things concerning the new RTAs and the future PECVD
>> systems).
>> in a word:  hurrah.
>> the next step is the acceptance test from cambridge nanotech.  this is
>> being scheduled but will occur after the avs-ald 2011 conference...hopefully
>> very quickly thereafter.  we will bleed into july but the progress is coming
>> fast and furious now.
>> j
>> On Thu, Jun 16, 2011 at 12:34 PM, J Provine <jprovine at>wrote:
>>> more progress.  ted got the new ozone sensor.  it has been installed and
>>> tested, and passed the test.  inspection with the county is scheduled for
>>> monday morning june 20th.  we are trying to nail down a date and time for
>>> the acceptance test with cambridge nanotech for after the successful
>>> completion of the inspection.
>>> FYI:  i will be away june 27-30th at the ald 2011 conference.
>>> j
>>> On Fri, Jun 10, 2011 at 9:47 AM, J Provine <jprovine at>wrote:
>>>> updates are coming pretty fast now.  from the sensor tests yesterday
>>>> everything on the fiji is good to go with the exception of the ozone sensor.
>>>>  it creates an open circuit upon detection and ted berg and the snf
>>>> maintenance gang would prefer an closed circuit.  a new ozone sensor is
>>>> being sent and will be installed next week with the inspection scheduled as
>>>> soon after installation of the ozone sensor as possible.  upon successful
>>>> inspection the acceptance test will be performed and we are still on target
>>>> and cautiously optimistic for a June start up.
>>>> please let me know if you have any questions.
>>>> j
>>>> On Wed, Jun 8, 2011 at 9:59 AM, J Provine <jprovine at>wrote:
>>>>> hello fiji enthusiasts,
>>>>> a representative from cambridge nanotech was out at stanford a few
>>>>> weeks ago to finish setting up the fiji.  everything checked out fine and
>>>>> ted berg finished the last few interlocks earlier this week.  there was a
>>>>> pre-test of the sensors this morning and the county inspection is scheduled
>>>>> for early next week.  i'm currently scheduling the acceptance test visit
>>>>> from cambridge nanotech to happen as soon as after the county inspection as
>>>>> possible.
>>>>> we are still on target for the machine to begin test depositions in
>>>>> mid-June, depending on rapidity of the various schedulings.
>>>>> j
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