Overview of the contents of solutions no. 1/2009


Solar Technology
Sunny Prospects
Thanks to the new U.S. Government’s energy policy, renewable energy sources, like solar energy, are playing a greater role in the United States. By opening a solar plant in Albuquerque, SCHOTT Solar is underscoring its position as a global player in the area of solar technology and strengthening its trendsetting position inside this growth market. More


From a Glass Laboratory to a Technology Company
Founded in Jena in 1884, SCHOTT is now celebrating its 125 th anniversary. More
Once Around the World
Baedeker has published an unusual travel guide that features 125 attractive SCHOTT destinations. More
Global Alliance
SCHOTT strengthened its light and image transmission business by acquiring a majority share in MORITEX. More
Solar Energy
Solar Architecture for a Public Space
Barcelona’s solar pergolas on the coast are of benefit to both the environment and society. More
Home Appliances
Cooking in Style
Bestseller that has now been sold 100 million times: Ceran® glass ceramic cooktop panels. More
Showcase Design
Cubic Treasure House
The Museum of Islamic Art in Qatar displays exhibits with Amiran® glass and fiber optics from SCHOTT. More
Innovative Design for Museums
Interview with John French, Director of the UK’s leading showcase manufacturer, Click Netherfield. More
Research and Development
Journey to the Future of Glass
Twelve Otto Schott Research Award winners on the trail of tomorrow’s materials. More
Bright Spots with LAMOST
The world’s largest Schmidt Telescope in China explores outer space with a Zerodur® mirror substrate. More
Pharmaceutical Packaging
Pioneer in the Middle Kingdom
China is increasingly playing a key role in the global pharmaceutical industry. More
Fiber Optics
Revolution in Medical Technology
“Haemospect” uses fiber optic light conductors to measure blood values non-invasively. More
Interior Design
Exclusive Glitter World
Light diodes and color effect glasses illuminate the Casino Monte Laa in Vienna. More
Short stories
Additional articles from the world of SCHOTT
Featuring “Black holes”, a “Solar Flight Around the World” and
“ARIES’ Reaches for the Stars”. More