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  • Marriott Hotel Berlin Central District / July 03, 2022 - July 08, 2022, 09:00 - 16:00 Uhr

    ICG 2022

    ICG 2022
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    To mark the 100th anniversary of the founding of the DGG, the 26th International Congress on Glass (ICG) will be held in Berlin this year. The ICG 2022 offers plenary sessions as well as 45 technical sessions grouped into 8 symposia. As a special opportunity for glass scientists and technologists, the 13th International Congress on Advances in Melting Technology and Processing of Glass (AFPG2022) is attached to the congress in its anniversary year.

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  • Significantly improved glass ceramics / 2019

    New teeth: Highly rigid – and ready for immediate use

    Press release / May 08, 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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