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01-27-2014, SCHOTT North America, Inc., SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and ELMSFORD, N.Y.

SCHOTT to Exhibit Component Innovations at SPIE Photonics West and BIOS

SCHOTT’s products and specifications include optical and laser glass, glass for biotechnology and fiber optics

The international technology group SCHOTT will exhibit and present at SPIE Photonics West 2014 and the BIOS Expo. The company will showcase a number of its solutions that aid the design of biomedical optics and fiber optics, as well as optical and laser technologies. From product demonstrations at the booth to a number of presentations, SCHOTT will offer attendees an inside look at its latest accomplishments and innovations. Highlights include the company’s new micro laser structuring technology and improved laser glass types for next generation laser technology. SCHOTT will display its products at BIOS at booth #8642 and Photonics West at booth #1601.

SCHOTT will present the following lectures and product demonstrations at the Bios Expo:

  • Product demonstration: SCHOTT ultra-thin glass for electronics and biotech applications
    Saturday, February 1 at 2:30 pm
    George Meyer, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Advanced Optics
  • Technical paper discussion: New glass developments for fiber optics
    Saturday, February 1 from 1:50 to 2:10 pm
    Paige Higby, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Lighting and Imaging
  • Product demonstration: SCHOTT eye-safe laser glass for medical applications
    Sunday, February 2 at 11:30 am
    Dr. Simi George, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Research and Technology Development

SCHOTT will deliver the following lectures and product demonstrations at Photonics West 2014:

  • Product demonstration: Optical and interference filters for all spectral applications
    Tuesday, February 4 at 1:30 pm
    Dr. Ralf Jedamzik, SCHOTT AG, Advanced Optics
  • Product demonstration: SCHOTT eye-safe laser glass
    Tuesday, February 4 at 2:30 pm
    Dr. Simi George, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Research and Technology Development
  • Technical Paper discussion: Spectroscopic characterization of laser properties: isolating the best methods for accurate measurements and calculations
    Tuesday, February 4 from 5:10 to 5:30 pm
    Dr. Simi George, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Research and Technology Development
  • Poster presentation: Spectroscopic studies of Er3+ emission in co-doped phosphate glasses
    Tuesday, February 4 from 6 to 8 pm
    Dr. Simi George, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Research and Technology Development
  • Product demonstration: Release of the new optical glass pocket catalog – From tightest tolerances to highest homogeneity
    Wednesday, February 5 at 10:30 am
    Dr. Ralf Jedamzik, SCHOTT AG, Advanced Optics
  • Poster presentation: Optical glasses with tightest refractive index and dispersion tolerances for high-end optical designs
    Wednesday, February 5 from 6 to 8 pm
    Dr. Ralf Jedamzik, SCHOTT AG, Advanced Optics
  • Product demonstration: Next generation multi-spectral materials
    Thursday, February 6 at 10:30 am
    Dr. Nathan Carlie, SCHOTT North America, Inc., Research and Technology Development


ABOUT SCHOTT

SCHOTT is an international technology group with more than 125 years of experience in the areas of specialty glass and materials and advanced technologies. SCHOTT ranks number one in the world with many of its products. Its core markets are the household appliance, pharmaceuticals, electronics, optics, transportation and architecture industries. The company is strongly committed to contributing to its customers’ success and making SCHOTT an important part of people’s lives with high-quality products and intelligent solutions. SCHOTT is committed to managing its business in a sustainable manner and supporting its employees, society, and the environment. The SCHOTT Group maintains close proximity to its customers with manufacturing and sales units in all major markets. Its workforce of around 16,000 employees generated worldwide sales of $2.6 billion (approximately 2.0 billion euros) for the 2011/2012 fiscal year.


Press contacts:

Barbara Augenblick
SCHOTT North America, Inc.
Phone: 914-831-2285
Fax: 914-831-2201
barbara.augenblick@us.schott.com
www.us.schott.com

Mike Lizun
Gregory FCA on behalf of SCHOTT
Office: 610-642-1435
mike@gregoryfca.com

Further information:
SCHOTT North America, Inc.
Barbara Augenblick
555 Taxter Road
Elmsford, NY 10523
USA
Phone: 914-831-2285