Werkstoff Glas = / herausgeben von Helmut A. Schaeffer, Roland Langfeld, Margareta Benz-Zauner ; in Erweiterung des ursprünglichen Textes von Wilfrid Glocker ; mit Beiträgen von Reinhard Conadt ... [et al.] = Glass, the material / edited by Helmut A. Schaeffer, Roland Langfeld, Margareta Benz-Zauner ; expanded edition of the original text by Wilfrid Glocker ; with contributions by Reinhard Conradt ... [et al.].

Title: 
Werkstoff Glas = / herausgeben von Helmut A. Schaeffer, Roland Langfeld, Margareta Benz-Zauner ; in Erweiterung des ursprünglichen Textes von Wilfrid Glocker ; mit Beiträgen von Reinhard Conadt ... [et al.] = Glass, the material / edited by Helmut A. Schaeffer, Roland Langfeld, Margareta Benz-Zauner ; expanded edition of the original text by Wilfrid Glocker ; with contributions by Reinhard Conradt ... [et al.].

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Author/Artist: 
Glocker, Winfrid.
Publisher: 
München : Deutsches Museum, c2012.
Description: 
324 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Other Authors: 
Conradt, Reinhard, contributor
Schaeffer, Helmut A., editor
Benz-Zaunder, Margareta, editor
Langfeld, Roland, editor
Deutsches Museum (Germany)
Edition: 
Revised and expanded new edition.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
143936
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
TP846.G55 Bd. 1
Variant Title: 
Glass, the material
Notes: 
"Revised and expanded new edition of the chapter 'Werkstoff Glas' in the exhibition guide 'Glastechnik', 1992"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 318).
Text in German and English.
Contents: 
Pt. 1. Fundamentals. The history of glass ; Glass and its economics ; The vitreous state ; Chemical composition --
Pt. 2. Properties. Chemical durability ; Glass strength and fracture behavior ; Thermal properties ; Optical properties ; Electrical properties ; Glass and its versatility ; Glass as a material in art --
Pt. 3. Manufacturing. Glass formation in nature ; Industrial melting ; Viscosity of glasses ; Refining and homogenizing ; Glass-melting furnaces ; Forming and annealing of glass ; Post-processing of glass ; Special processes of glass manufacturing --
Index of the exhibits "Glass: the material".
ISBN: 
9783940396358
3940396354
Series: 
Glastechnik ; Bd. 1.
Ausstellungsführer: Glastechnik = Exhibition guide: Glass technology ; Bd. 1 = v. 1