functional glass

Research advancing the glassy frontier showcased at Corning Research Summit, including ACerS report on consortium planning

By Eileen De Guire / June 21, 2016

Corning held its second Glass Research Summit at company headquarters in Corning, N.Y., June 1–3, where ACerS reported on progress to establish the Functional Glass Manufacturing Innovation Consortium.

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Clear cerium oxide coating could protect space electronics, living cells from damage of UV radiation

By April Gocha / February 5, 2016

Researchers at Zhejiang University and South China University of Technology in China have created new glass-based composite materials that are really good at absorbing UV radiation.

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ICG ‘summer school’ on functional glasses to be held in Shanghai in August

By / June 26, 2012

Functional glass summer school sponsors. We received word from the International Commission on Glass that it, along with several other organizations, will be holding a special “summer school” on functional glasses Aug. 19–24 at Shanghai University. Organizers say the five-day program is especially targeted at new PhD students or those that have recently begun research…

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