Announcement for the Joint Meeting of DGG – USTV

93rd Annual Meeting of the German Society of Glass Technology in Conjunction with the Annual Meeting of French Union for Science and Glass Technology (USTV)

13th to 15th May 2019 in Nürnberg, Germany

MARITIM Hotel Nürnberg

Conference chair: Dominique de Ligny

Conference committee: Reinhard Conradt, Daniel Neuville, Dominique de Ligny, Nadia Pellerin, Wilfried Blanc

Local Committee: Aldo Boccaccini, Erik Bitzek, Sven Wiltzsch, Ulrich  Lohbauer, Harald Zimmermann, Michael Kellner, Gesine  Bergmann

The conference language is English.

Workshops zum Thema Glas werden parallel zu den Vortragssitzungen in deutscher Sprache zu folgenden Themen angeboten: Grundlagen des Glases und der Glastechnologie, Thermodynamik, Farbe, Fraktographie, Spannungsmessung und Veredelungsprozesse.

The conference also includes a Students special program and the opportunity to give a first presentation in an International Conference and start to meet with potential employers.

For more information see the Call for Papers (pdf-file)

Thanks to all authors, who submitted more than 180 abstracts. The submission form has been closed for this years conference.

Individual sessions of the Joint Meeting of DGG – USTV are composed by experts in the
respective fields; they are devoted to the following topics:

  • S1: High temperature properties / Hot forming, secondary manufacturing, Link Properties structure / Mechanic of Glass (Chairs: Michael Kellner, Heye international GmbH, Obernkirchen; Lothar Wondraczek, Friedrich Schiller University Jena; Christoph Gross, SCHOTT AG, Mainz; Dominique Massiot CEMHTI-CNRS, Orléans; Peggy Georges Corning Incorporated, Avron)
  • S2: Glass for Optics/Fibers / Laser Application on Glass (Chairs: Sven Wiltzsch, TH Nürnberg, Nürnberg; Jens Bliedtner, Ernst-Abbe-Hochschule, Jena; Andreas Gruhle, GLAMACO GmbH, Coswig; Bertrand Poumellec, Université Paris-Sud, Orsay; Gilles Melin, iXBlue Photonics, Lannion)
  • S3: Glasses in Healthcare (Chair: Aldo R. Boccaccini, FAU, Erlangen-Nürnberg; Delia Brauer, Friedrich Schiller University Jena; Markus Rampf, Ivoclar Vivadent AG, Zürich; Franck Fayon, CEMHTI-CNRS, Orléans)
  • S4: Thermodynamics - Redox - Color / Furnace, Energy and Environment (Chairs: Harald Zimmermann, VERALLIA, Bad Wurzach; Christian Roos, RWTH, Aachen; Swantje Thiele, Verallia; Maria Rita Cicconi, IPG Paris; Jean Paul Bazin, Saint Gobain, Aubervilliers)
  • S5: Glass surface and alteration / coatings / Heritage (Chairs: Edda Rädlein, TU Ilmenau; Thomas Struppert, Wiegand-Glas GmbH, Steinbach am Wald; Odile Majerus, ENSCP Chimie Paristech, Paris; Emmanuelle Gouillart, Saint Gobain Recherche, Aubervilliers)
  • S6: Glass Ceramic / crystallization / nano- and microtexturation (Chairs: Ulrich Lohbauer, FAU, Erlangen; Joachim Deubener, TU Clausthal; Ina Mitra, SCHOTT AG, Mainz; Laurent Cormier, IInstitut de Minéralogie, de Physique des Matériaux et de Cosmochimie (IMPMC), Paris; Monique Comte, Corning Incorporated, Avron)
  • S7: Modeling from the atom to the final product : Process control, Data mining and Deep learning in the Glass Industry (Chairs: Erick Bitzek, FAU, Erlangen; Jürgen Horbach, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf; Erik Muijsenberg, GLASS SERVICE, a.s., Vsetin, Czech Republic; Guillaume Kermouche, ENSM-SE, Saint-Etienne; Frederic Hayau, VERALLIA, Courbevoie)

From 15th of February 2019 we will provide the online registration for the participants of the conference.

Abstract submission and registration for the conference is supported by Converia, a conference management application.

We thank our partners for their kind support