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  • Braunschweig / 03/23/2020 - 03/26/2020

    13. ICCG 2020

    The 13th International Conference on Coatings on Glass and Plastics in 2020 is jointly organized by the Fraunhofer IST and the ICCG's international organizing committee. In full accordance with its motto »Advanced Coatings for Large-Area or High-Volume Products«, the event will be devoted to innovations in coatings and lacquers. It will be held from 23 to 26 March 2020 in Braunschweig.

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Press Releases

  • Significantly improved glass ceramics / 2019

    New teeth: Highly rigid – and ready for immediate use

    Press release / 8.5.2019

    The demands placed on a dental prosthesis are high: it should look natural, endure accidental biting on cherry pits – and if possible, the patient should be able to remain in the dentist's chair while the dental prosthesis is individually milled and inserted. Dr. Bernhard Durschang and Dr. Jörn Probst of the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC have developed such a dental prosthesis and have been awarded the Fraunhofer "Human-Centered Technology" prize.

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