Purdue Science

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Physics Instrument Shop


Jim Corwin is in charge of the Physics Instrument Shop and teaches an introductory training course in machine shop techniques. He joined the Purdue Instrument Shop in 1989 after spending seven years at Bioanalytical Systems where he was the shipping manager. He has extensive AutoCAD and CNC experience and has written instruction manuals for graduate student training on lathes and milling machines. When time permits he works on various jobs for the Department of Physics and Astronomy.

Jim Corwin