Workshop  /  4.4.2017  -  5.4.2017


Coating on flexible glass

A reason to celebrate

VISION | FLEXIBLE GLASS is an international technology and networking event that focuses on research and development for ultra-thin flexible glass in both sheet-to-sheet and roll-to-roll processes at the Fraunhofer FEP.

Meet our experts and friends in a pleasant atmosphere and celebrate with us!

Preliminary Program

April 4, 2017

12:00 Registration

Session 1

13:00 Opening
Dr. Manuela Junghähnel, Fraunhofer FEP
13:20 Flexible Glass
t.b.a., Nippon Electric Glass Co., Ltd. [J]
13:50 Corning® Willow® Glass: Technology and Applications
Dr. Dipak Chowdhury, Corning Incorporated [USA]
14:20 Laser processing of thin and flexible glass
Dr. Christoph Hermanns, MDI Advanced Processing GmbH [DE]
14:50 Coffee Break

Session 2

15:40 Ultra-Thin-Glass - Manufacturing and Applications
Matthias Jotz, Schott AG [DE]
16:10 t.b.a.
16:40 FOSA LabX Glass – a roll-to-roll coating system of flexible glass – review of the first 6 months of operation
Dr. Andreas Nilsson, VON ARDENNE GmbH [DE]
17:10 Transfer to Technikum
17:30 Evening Event Presentation FOSA LabX

April 5, 2017

Session 3

09:10 Laser processing of glass, advanced processes for micromachining of transparent materials
Dr. Arno Gillner, Fraunhofer-Institut für Lasertechnik ILT [DE]
09:30 Mechanical characterization of thin-glass and its correlation to PVD process parameters
Falk Naumann, Fraunhofer-Institut für Mikrostruktur von Werkstoffen und Systemen IMWS [DE]
09:50 Thin glass for next generation electronic and photonic integration in printed circuit boards
Dr. Henning Schröder, Fraunhofer-Institut für Zuverlässigkeit und Mikrointegration IZM [DE]
10:10 t.b.a.
Dr. Ulrike Brockmann, Technische Universität Ilmenau [DE]
10:30 Coffee Break

Session 4

11:00 Displays with Flexible Glass – Challenges and Solutions
Prof. Dr. Karlheinz Blankenbach, Pforzheim University [DE]
11:30 Merck polymer wall technology for enabling free-form liquid crystal display (LCD)
Dr. Nils Greinert, Merck KGaA [DE]
12:00 Coating Stress in Reactively Sputtered Interference Filters
Dr. Georg Ockenfuss, VIAVI Solutions [USA]
12:30 Lunch Buffet

Session 5

13:20 Thin Glass for Automotive Applications
Dr. Wilma Dewald, Volkswagen Aktiengesellschaft [DE]
13:40 Flexible Glass: an Applications Perspective
Dr. Chris Stoessl, Eastman Southwall [USA]
14:10 New Developments in Electrochromic Glass: Enhancing the Human Experience in Buildings
Eloïse Sok, SageGlass [F]
14:40 The Window of the Future
Georgios Salagkoudis, Physee [NL]
15:10 Closing Remarks
Dr. Manuela Junghähnel, Fraunhofer FEP [DE]
15:30 Laboratory Tour