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Index of SCHOTT INFO 97 contents

Tuning Glass Fibers
Fiber management components, filters and lasers from SCHOTT are critical to the Internet‘s ability to keep pace with exploding demand. [more]
Shortening Innovation Cycles
Dr. Karl-Peter Merz, member of the Corporate Management Committee, and Dr. Ulrich Ackermann, head of the Opto-Electronics Strategic Business Unit, on the history and opportunities of SCHOTT‘s new start-up companies in the data/communication sector. [more]

Optical Lighting Technology
Brilliantly staged
Barco is the global technology leader for large screen projection systems for professional applications. Future developments are largely dependent on the potential performance that reflectors can deliver. [more]

Website Relaunch
Discovery per Mouse Click
Since December 2000, SCHOTT‘s redesigned website can be accessed at [more]

Special glass mini-tubes
A Revolution in weaving
The Swiss textile machinery manufacturer Sulzer Textil has achieved a quantum leap in weaving technology with a new multi-phase weaving machine for standard fabrics. High precision “Duran” glass mini-tubes ensure problem-free processing of the weft yarn. [more]

Good connection
In microsystems technology, complex electronic and mechanical structures are brought together in a very tiny space. Special glasses from SCHOTT are also used in this future-oriented technology: as stabilizers and insulators. [more]

National Science Museum
The Giant Blue Wing
A striking blue glass façade with “Imera” colored glass by SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan, determines the quality of the light in the latest extension to the National Science Museum in London. [more]

All in White
With the introduction of “Ceran Arcticfire”, the white glass ceramic cooktop panel, SCHOTT continues with its series of contemporary innovations for household appliances. [more]

Fire protection
Glassy Thermal Shield
At the Frankfurt Hilton, glazing using “Pyran S” special purpose glass made by SCHOTT provides a low-cost fire protection solution for spacious glass architecture. [more]

Functional glasses
A Better View
In the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff (Wales/UK), live commentators and their guests have an unobstructed view of the playing field because coated “Amiran” made by SCHOTT Spezialglas AG, Standort Grünenplan prevents distracting reflections. [more]

Glass art
Light in tubes
Special glass tubing from SCHOTT is used by the Swiss glass artist and graphic designer, Josef Andraska, to create glowing spatial objects. [more]