The amazing world of glass

Monday 12 September 2016
Talk by Chris Holcroft, Disruptive Technology Lead, Glass Technology Services in Sheffield

From orthopaedics to energy security, exploring the unexpected places glass is used in society. When most people think of glass products they think of windows, bottles and jars. However glass and glassy materials play an important part in almost all aspects in modern life. This talk will attempt to explain how the unique properties of glassy materials can be harnessed to solve a multitude of complex issues beyond keeping food and drink fresh and buildings dry.
For a taster of the subject please see Glass Technology Services.

Talk starts at 6.30pm at the Vale Inn as usual.

All welcome, no charge.

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