Short Courses

 

Fundamentals of Batch and Furnace Operations

Friday October 23, 2020 | Noon – 5:00 p.m.
Instructor: C. Phillip Ross, President Glass Industry Consulting International (GICI)

Registration: GMIC Members $175 / Non-members $195 to register click here

The course is an introduction to the principles of commercial glass production employed in batch and furnace operations by U.S. glass producers. Raw materials, glass technology and properties, melting furnaces, and environmental issues will all be touched upon. Suggested attendees could be vendors or individuals new to glass manufacturing seeking an introduction to the issues faced in glass production.

Introduction to Redox and Sulfur Chemistry

Friday, October 23, 2020 | 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Instructor: Corinne Claireaux, Glass Scientist and Oscar Verheijen, Senior Consultant | CelSian Glass & Solar B.V.

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The short course provided a general description of the redox concept and the relevant sulfur chemistry for soda-lime-silicate glasses. 

 

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