Overview of the contents of solutions no. 1/2012


Fiber Optics
Environmentally Friendly Fibers
The optical glass fiber PURAVIS™ draws its advantages from the high-purity raw materials used and is manufactured using an environmentally friendly process that does without lead, arsenic and antimony. more


Pharmaceutical Services
Glass has a long tale to tell
SCHOTT pharma services offers customers analytic services for pharmaceutical packaging. more
Material Development
Fit for High-end Applications
Young SCHOTT researcher developed glass-ceramics for high-power mobile phone antennas. more
Fireplace viewing panels
Natural Power? - Yes, Please!
SCHOTT ROBAX® calls for more ecological use of wood as a valuable source of energy. more
Concentrated Solar Power
The New Value of Electricity
Solar thermal technologies offer many advantages on how to use energy and expand the grid. more
Digital Projection
The Fascination of Digital 3-D Cinema
Prisms made of extremely homogeneous glass allow for digital projection of first-class spatial images more
Profiled Tubes
In a Case full of Cash
Safety containers that contain CONTURAX® Pro cartridges protect cash from unauthorized access. more
Research and Technology
A Material with Future Potential
A scientific memorial colloquium discussed how glass-ceramics open up new possibilities. more
Glassy Trademark
Dimples in glass surfaces allow for new design solutions in operating electronic appliances. more
A Modern Enactment of the Arabian Nights
Abu Dhabi’s “Central Market” combines tradition with modern times with its splendid color windows. more
Fire Resistant Glazing
Glass Protects Textile World of Experiences
The issue of “fire protection in a monument” was resolved in the Textile Museum in Augsburg. more
Short Stories
Additional articles from the world of SCHOTT
Featuring: Extremely Climate Resistant: New BG60 and BG61 blue filter glasses for demanding digital camera assignments, Personnel Change in Supervisory Board: Prof. Dr. Dieter Kurz New Chairman of the Supervisory Board of SCHOTT AG, Cutting-Edge Design for Top-Level Sports PYRAN® S special-purpose glass offers sports university transparency, fire protection and privacy. more