Overview of the contents of solutions no. 1/2016


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Fascinating flexibility
Ultra-thin glass
Fascinating flexibility
Ultra-thin glass is incredibly bendable, stable and versatile. It can be used to accelerate processors, reduce the size of chip packages and produce flexible smartphone displays in the electronics and semiconductor industries. more
 

Contents

Water recycling
Water recycling
As clear as water
Photobioreactors made of glass prove their effectiveness in wastewater treatment as part of an algae-based process. more
Optical Metrology
Optical Metrology
Automatically in the best light
Light components from SCHOTT ensure optimal illumination of workpieces in the digital measuring projector ZEISS O-SELECT. more
Optical filters
Optical filters
70 Filters for producing a 3-d map of the universe
Special optical filters in the Javalambre Telescopes enable us to learn more about distant galaxies. more
Pharmaceutical packaging
Pharmaceutical packaging
A double chamber with a fourfold advantage
Double chamber cartridges offer new ways to store modern medicines better and administer them more easily. more
Infrared glasses
Infrared glasses
Making the invisible visible
SCHOTT is developing novel glasses for thermally insensitive and increasingly powerful optical infrared systems. more
Commercial refrigeration
Commercial refrigeration
Buying with your eyes
Frameless glass doors in commercial refrigeration systems improve product presentation and enhance the shopping experience. more
Biocompatible glass
Biocompatible glass
Identification by microchip
Biocompatible glass tubes protect the electronics in animal transponders and are especially compatible. more
Radiant heaters
Radiant heaters
Comforting warmth
The high-performance NEXTREMA® glass-ceramic combines functionality and the highest design standards in infrared heaters. more
Laser cutting
Laser cutting
Precise cuts
High-quality glass tubes are important components in CO2 lasers and make the perfect laser beam possible. more
Ceran® Design Award
Ceran® Design Award
Creative cooktop design
A young industrial designer won the CERAN® Design Award with her ”Hex Twist” cooktop panel. more
Optical Mirrors
Optical Mirrors
Enlightening the darkness of the cosmos
The Hobby-Eberly Telescope finds dark energy with the help of optical mirrors made of BOROFLOAT® borosilicate glass. more
New SCHOTT display
New SCHOTT display
Experience SCHOTT and marvel
The ”WORLD OF SCHOTT” invites to embark on an exciting journey of discovery into a fascinating world of technology. more
Short stories

Short stories
Additional articles from the world of SCHOTT
Featuring:
Researcher Receives Turner Award: The International Commission on Glass (ICG) has honored Prof. Volker Rupertus with the Turner Award. Multi-Million Euro Investment in China: SCHOTT is looking to extend its presence in the Asian growth market. In the summer of 2015, the company laid the cornerstone for another pharmaceutical packaging plant that will be located south of Shanghai. New SCHOTT Board Members: Hermann Ditz (age 56; left) and Dr.-Ing. Heinz Kaiser (age 49; right) were named to the Board of Management of SCHOTT AG effective January 1, 2016. SCHOTT Increases Sales and Earnings: SCHOTT AG continued to make progress on its growth strategy in fiscal year 2014/2015 by improving all of its key earnings figures. more