A new method of manufacturing glass could lead to the production of ‘designer glasses’ with applications in advanced photonics, whilst also facilitating industrial scale carbon capture and storage. An international team of researchers, writing today in the journal Nature Communications, report how they have managed to use a relatively new family of sponge-like porous materials to develop new hybrid glasses. full story»
KASTUS Kastus Antimicrobial Technologies - Patent pending visible light activated photo-catalytic antimicrobial coatings designed to eradicate antibiotic resistant superbugs
Events Researchers share studies of glass and glass-ceramic materials Sep-01-15 - By Diego Freire [Agência FAPESP] – More than 100 Brazilian and foreign participants in the Advanced School on Glasses and Glass-Ceramics (G&GC), which took place in early August in São Carlos (São Paulo State, Brazil), had the opportunity to access SciGlass, the world’s largest glass properties database, and they learned how to use the software in theoretical and practical classes.
Events Dip-Tech at GlassBuild America 2015 Sep-01-15 - Dip-Tech, the world’s leading provider of digital ceramic in-glass printing solutions, will present its comprehensive technology and business support offering in Atlanta, Georgia at GlassBuild America (GBA) 2015.
Products LC Smartglass & SPD Smartglass – What’s the Difference? Sep-01-15 - LC and SPD Smart Glass are renowned in the architecture industry for their range of useful applications. However, while they are both classified as Active Smart Glass, meaning they require an electrical current to change their properties, they utilise different technologies.
Companies Steklarna Hrastnik Passed the SMETA Sep-01-15 - In July 2015, Steklarna Hrastnik passed the fourth social system audit for Sainsbury’s, a chain of supermarkets, according to the principles of SMETA (Sedex Members Ethical Trade Audit or social audit).