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Overview of the contents of solutions no. 2/2014


Laser Glass
Laser Glass
A material with a great future
Industry, universities and government organizations are coming up with more
and more ideas on developing laser glasses. SCHOTT has been actively involved in this field for 40 years, ranks among the leading companies, and is involved in major pioneering large-scale projects. more


Living in the Year 2030
Living in the Year 2030
Smart scenarios
A design study transforms the dinner table into a networked control center that even features a cooking surface and a communication zone. more
Data Transmission
Data Transmission
A speck in the fast lane
Special transistor housings from SCHOTT enable data transmission rates of 28 billion bits per second. more
The art installation “Universalis”
The people’s smile
The art installation ”Universalis” in Groningen, the Netherlands, consists of more than 2,000 DURAN® glass tubes. more
Illuminated glass shelving
Home Appliances
Food in a new spotlight
Illuminated glass shelving with integrated LED lights provides a better overview and more space in refrigerators. more
Pharmaceutical Packaging
Safer packaging for sensitive drugs
syriQ™ InJentle prefillable syringes minimize the risk of interaction with biotech drugs. more
SCHOTT Innovation Award - PURAVIS®
SCHOTT Innovation Award
Green the winner
The first SCHOTT Innovation Award was presented for the development of PURAVIS® high-performance, environmentally-friendly fibers. more
Research & Development, SCHOTT uses computer simulations
Research & Development
Images of reality
SCHOTT uses computer simulations and modeling along the entire glass manufacturing process chain. more
Refrigerated display case doors from SCHOTT
Commercial Refrigeration
Cool place
Refrigerated display case doors from SCHOTT help lower energy costs in Brazilian supermarkets and more. more
A guiding light for surgeons, PURAVIS®
Medical Technology
A guiding light for surgeons
A telerobotic surgery system uses PURAVIS® glass fibers for illumination during minimally invasive operations. more
Meeting the highest standards
Large-scale electrical assembly penetrations from SCHOTT withstand high temperatures and excess pressure in nuclear reactors. more
Robax - Fire viewing panels
Fire viewing panels
Quality – Signed and sealed
SCHOTT became the first manufacturer of fireplace viewing windows to receive the TÜV PROFiCERT seal for its ROBAX® glass-ceramic viewing windows manufacturing process. more
Environmental Technology, DURAN®
Environmental Technology
Washing the air
DURAN® tubes perform important functions in an innovative photocatalytic ventilation system. more
Architecture, SCHOTT Narima
The glittering department store
The new façade of the luxury department store Printemps in Paris received 12,000 SCHOTT NARIMA® glass panels in gold-blue. more
Additional articles from the world of SCHOTT

Short stories        

Additional articles from the world of SCHOTT
A new halogen cold light source from SCHOTT offers high performance in rendering colors and performing critical color measurements in stereo microscopy and macroscopy. Camera Image of a Comet: A remarkable panorama camera has now taken the first spectacular photos of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. SAS Orders HelioJetTM SpectrumCC: Scandinavian Airlines System (SAS) has become the first customer to order the new HelioJetTM SpectrumCC LED aircraft cabin lighting system. They signed a contract with SCHOTT’s cooperation partner Lufthansa Technik. more