Special session “FunGlass” at Annual Meeting of German Society of Glass Technology in Nuremberg

Vertreter des FunGlass

The Special Session “FunGlass” dedicated to the “Centre for Functional and Surface Functionalized Glass” based in Trencin, Slovakia, took place on 13th May 2019 in the framework of the 93rd Annual Meeting of the German Society of Glass Technology (DGG) in conjunction with the French Union for Science and Glass Technology (USTV) Annual Meeting, in Nuremberg, Germany. The FunGlass Special Session was organized by Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini (member of FunGlass Scientific Board). Prof. Dusan Galusek, FunGlass director, provided an overview of the activities of the Centre with focus on areas for academic and industrial cooperation, short and long term employment opportunities, and PhD program studies, while researchers of the four FunGlass Departments presented research in progress at the Centre in collaboration with the four international partners: Prof. Alicia Duran (Institute of Ceramics and Glass, Madrid, Spain), Prof. Aldo R. Boccaccini (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany), Prof. Lothar Wondraczek (University of Jena, Germany) (pictured) and Prof. Enrico Bernardo (University of Padova, Italy).