International Congress on Glass 2010 to Take Place in September
July 29, 2010

The 22nd International Congress on Glass is set to take place September 20 - 25, 2010 in Bahia, Brazil. The event will cover science, technology and production of glass, and is geared toward manufacturers, suppliers, engineers, researchers and students. Special focus will be given to discussions on issues concerning sustainability and the environment.

Some areas that will be covered under the glass science track include glass structure; glass surfaces; bioactive glasses; optically active glasses; hybrid glasses; and many others.

Under the technology and glass production track some topics include raw materials and glass components; refractories for glass melting; melting and forming of glass; production, transformation and coatings in glass; energy savings in the production of glass; and many others.

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