PRINT AND MEDIA

Glassomer is featured in many media outlets around the world.
Read up on some of our latests headlines and watch our Glassomer videos.

Glass news around the world

Our unique technology has made headlines across the world. The idea of glass shaping at home with our 3D printing resins has inspired many makers, while our industrial-scale injection molding was picked up by several industrial outlets. Our largest and latest headlines can be found here.

TOP STORIES

Glassomer has been featured in relevant media worldwide in print and on TV.

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Steph Yin "Broke a Glass? Someday You Might 3-D-Print a New One"

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Manfred Lindinger “Glas aus dem Drucker”

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"Scientists 3D-print transparent glass"

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"3D-Glasdruck für Brillengläser oder Fotolinsen"

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Karl Ziemelis: "Materials science: „How to print glass"

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“Discoveries – Printing Glass”

Videos

Glassomer has made a number of videos to explain our unique technology and its many facettes.
Take a few minutes to see our team in action and get an overview of our processes.

ALL PRINT PUBLICATIONS

2021

  • University of Freiburg, Press release: "Glass injection molding", 04/2021 | Link | Video
  • Freiburger Materialforschungszentrum FMF, Press release: "Spritzguss von Glas - Freiburger Forschenden gelingt schnelle, kostengünstige und umweltfreundliche Materialfertigung", 04/2021 | Link
  • Science online, Robert F. Service: "Glass molded like a plastic could usher in new era of complex glass shapes", 04/2021 | Link
  • Injex, Press release: "Spritzgussbauteile aus Glas", 05/2021 | Link
  • Badische Zeitung: "Freiburger Forscher entwickeln Verfahren für Glasverpackungen", 07/2021 | Link
  • EurekAlert: "Injection molding transparent glass like a plastic", 04/2021 | Link
  • IDW: "Glass injection molding", 04/2021 | Link
  • Newatlas.com: "Revolutionary technique produces injection-molded glass objects", 04/2021| Link
  • Chemistryworld.com: "New injection moulding technique allows glass to be cast in any shape", 04/2021 | Link
  • ScienceDaily.com: "Glass injection molding", 04/2021 | Link
  • PlasticMoldingNews.com: " Injection Molding Transparent Glass Like A Plastic", 04/2021 | Link
  • Deutschlandfunk: "Innovatives Verfahren zur Herstellung von Quarzglas", 04/2021 | Link
  • Wissenschaft.de: "Spritzgussverfahren für Glas entwickelt", 04/2021 | Link
  • Phys.org: "Researchers produce cost-effective, environmentally friendly glass material", 04/2021 | Link
  • Bioengineer.com: "Glass injection molding", 04/2021 | Link
  • Innovations-report.de: "Spritzguss von Glas", 04/2021 | Link
  • Floridanewstimes.com: "Researcher manufacture cost-effective and environmentally firendly glass materials", 04/2021 | Link
  • 4state.news: "Glass injection molding", 04/2021 | Link
  • usanewslab.com: "Revolutionary technique produces injection-molded glass objects", 04/2021 | Link
  • regiotrends.de: "Spritzguss von Glas - Forschenden aus Freiburg gelingt schnelle, kostengünstige und umweltfreundliche Materialfertigung", 04/2021 | Link
  • SWR Aktuell: "Forschern der Uni gelingt innovative Glasherstellung", 04/2021 | Link
  • AZO Materials: "Glassomer's New Glass Injection Molding Technology", 04/2021 | Link
  • Chemical & Engineering News: "New technique for injection-molding glass", 04/2021 | Link
  • Plastics Technology online: "Injection Moldable Glass Developed", 04/2021 | Link
  • chemie.de: "Spritzguss von Glas", 04/2021 | Link
  • Maschinenmarkt.vogel.de: "Glasteile günstig aus Spezial-Composite spritzgießen", 04/2021 | Link
  • Quintessence-publishing.com: "Spritzguss von Glas", 04/2021 | Link
  •  core77.com: "Introducing Injection Molded Glass", 04/2021 | Link
  • The Naked Scientist: "Mouldable glass that could replace plastic", 04/2021 | Link
  • 3Dprintingindustry.com: "Freiburg team develops new polymeric glass composite for injection molding", 04/2021 | Link
  • 3d-grenzenlos.de: "Deutsche Forscher entwickeln Quarzglasmaterial auf Polymerbasis für geometrisch komplexe Glasobjekte mit Hilfe 3D-gedruckter Formen und Spritzgusstechnologie", 04/2021 | Link
  • 3druck.com: "Freiburger Forscher entwickeln neuen polymeren Glasverbundswerkstoff für den Spritzguss", 04/2021 | Link
  • Techzle.com: "Injection molding process developed for glass", 04/2021 | Link
  • K-zeitung.de: "Spritzgussbauteile aus Glas - ein neues Verfahren", 04/2021 | Link
  • eminentra.co.za: "Molded glass like a plastic could usher in a new era of complex glass shapes", 04/2021 | Link
  • blechnet.com: "Glasteile günstig aus Spezial-Composite spritzgießen", 04/2021 | Link
  • Methodisch Inkorrekt Podcast: "Mi189 - Spitze der Nahrungspyramide - "Cinderellas Crocs"", 04/2021 | Link
  • next-foundry.com: "Neues Verfahren: Spritzguss mit Glas", 04/2021 | Link
  • C&EN Global Enterprise, Prachi Patel: "Technique enables injection molding of glass", 04/2021 | Link
  • SWR 2 Podcast: "Spritzguss-Verfahren: So lässt sich Glas formen wie Kunststoff", 04/2021 | Link
  • Hamburger Abendblatt: "Neues Verfahren ermöglicht Spritzguss von Glas", 04/2021
  • Designboom.com: "new injection molding technique casts glass objects quicker and using less energy", 05/2021 | Link
  • PhysicsToday: "To mass-produce glass, researchers borrow process from plastics manufacturing", 04/2021 | Link
  • Hackaday.com: "Injection-molded Glass breakthrough shatters ceiling of work methods", 06/2021 | Link

2018

  • Materials Today: "Novel glass materials can be processed like a polymer", 05/2018 | Link
  • Space Daily: "Advanced materials: processing glass like a polymer", 05/2018| Link
  • Photonics.com: "New Technology for structuring quartz glass like a polymer", 05/2018| Link
  • Innovations Report: "Advanced Materials: Glas wie Kunststoff bearbeiten", 05/2018| Link
  • Science Newsline: "Advanced materials: processing glass like a polymer" 05/2018 Science Daily: "Materials scientists develop new forming technology", 05/2018 | Link
  • Nanowerk: "Glassomer: Processing glass like a polymer", 05/2018 | Link Phys.org: "Processing glass like a polymer", 05/2018 | Link Informationsdienst Wissenschaft "Advanced Materials: Glas wie Kunststoff bearbeiten", 05/2018| Link
  • EurekAlert "Advanced materials: processing glass like a polymer", 05/2018 | Link Eyebizz "Glassomer: Glas wie Kunststoff bearbeiten", 05/2018 | Link Laborpraxis "So sieht das neuartige Material Glassomer aus", 05/2018 | Link

2017

  • BBC: "Scientists 3D-print transparent glass", 05/2017 | Link
  • New York Times, Steph Yin: "Broke a Glass? Someday You Might 3-D-Print a New One", 04/2017 | Link
  • Focus, Verena Mengel: "Glas, frisch gedruckt", 29/04/2017
  • SWR/ARD: "3D-Glasdruck für Brillengläser oder Fotolinsen", 05/2017
  • Nature Online, Karl Ziemelis: "Materials science: How to print glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • German Center for Research and Innovation: "True3DGlass - The 3D-Printing Glass Technique", 05/2017 | Link
  • Michael Abrams, ASME.org: "3D Printing Glass on Demand"| Link Formnext Magazine: "3D-Druck auch mit Glas möglich", 06/2017 | Link
  • The Verge, Alessandra Potenza: "You can now 3D print a tiny pretzel made of glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • ReseachGate, Maarten Rikken:"3D printing adds glass to its repertoire", 04/2017 | Link
  • KIT Press release: "Nature: 3D-Druck jetzt auch mit Glas möglich", 04/2017 | Link
  • Spektrum.de, Handelsblatt, Lars Fischer: "Glas aus dem 3-D-Drucker", 04/2017 | Link Link
  • Cosmos Magazine, Cathal O’Connell: "How to 3D print optical-grade glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • 3D Printing Industries, Microfabricators, Michael Petch, "Advances in 3D printing fused silica glass as researchers demonstrate microstereolithography technique", 04/2017 | Link
  • PhysicsWorld.com, Sarah Tesh: "Flash Physics: How to 3D print glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • Smithsonian Magazine, Emily Matchar: "You Can Now 3D Print Glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • Mental_Floss, Jake Rossen: "New Process Will Allow You to 3D Print Glass on Demand", 04/2017 | Link
  • Phys.org, Bob Yirka: "3-D printing glass objects", 04/2017 | Link
  • 3Druck.com, Doris "3D-Druck mit Glas: Deutsche Forscher stellen kleinste Glasstrukturen mit SLA-Technologie her", 04/2017 | Link
  • Hanser-Konstruktion.: "Darf´s ein Stamperl ›Liquid Glass‹ sein?", 04/2017 ComputerWelt, Alexander Wolschann, "Revolutionärer 3D-Druck mit Glas realisiert", 04/2017 | Link
  • konstruktions praxis, devicemed.de, Katharina Juschkat: "3D-Druck erstmals mit Glas möglich", 04/2017 | Link Link
  • 3D Grenzenlos, Andreas Krämer: "KIT stellt Verfahren für Glas aus dem 3D-Drucker vor", 04/2017 | Link Chemie.de, Innovations-Report, Kronen Zeitung, Labo.de: "3D-Druck jetzt auch mit Glas möglich", 04/2017 | Link Link LinkLink
  • Golem.de, Werner Pluta: "KIT-Forscher drucken mit Glas", 04/2017 | Link
  • Elektronik Praxis, Sebastian Gerstl: "3D-Druck jetzt auch mit Glas möglich", 04/2017 | Link
  • Insider Lifestyle: "Trilobites: Broke a Glass? Someday You Might 3-D-Print a New One", 04/2017 | Link
  • Public now, Beforeitsnews.com, scienmag.com, nanowerk.com, eurekalert.org, healthmedicinet.com: "Nature: 3D-Printing of Glass Now Possible", 04/2017 | Link Link Link | Link Link
  • Online PC: "3D-Druck mit Glas realisiert", 04/2017 | Link
  • PCtipp.ch: "3D-Druck mit Glas in Karlsruhe realisiert", 04/2017 | Link Wotech-technical-media.de, Extremnews.com: "Revolutionärer 3D-Druck mit Glas realisiert", 04/2017 | Link | Link
  • Ingenieur.de, Patrick Schroeder: "3D-Drucker fertigt Mini-Gegenstände aus Glas Mikrometer genau", 04/2017 | Link
  • wissenschaft.de: "Glas-Gebilde aus dem 3D-Drucker", 04/2017 | Link
  •  computerworld.ch, Wolfgang Kempkens: "Forschern gelingt der 3D-Druck mit Glas", 04/2017 | Link
  • pro-physik.de: "Mit Glas dreidimensional drucken", 04/2017 Yahoo.com, Siliconindia.com, Webindia123.com, Netindia123.com, Business Standard, Indiaonline.in, Ianslive.in, Nerve.in, Prokerala.com, Tellmeboss.com, India.com, Sify.com, The Economic Times, Daijiworld.com, Indianaindian.com, Newenglandindians.com, Sdindian.com, Minneapolisindian.com, Tampabayindian.com, Myfloridaindian.com, Phoenixindian.com, Chicagoindian.com, Stlouisindian.net, Jacksonvilleindian.com, Houstonindian.net, Newjerseyindian.com, Pittsburghindian.net, Baltimoreindian.com, Sfindian.com, Tnindian.com, Columbusindian.net, Orlandoindian.com, Miamiindian.net, Austinindian.com, Ohindian.com, Memphisindian.com, Sacramentoindian.com, Newyorkindian.com, Detroitindian.net, Philadelphiaindian.com, The Statesman, Newsx.com, Newsdog.today, Andhravilas.net, business-standard.com, easternmirrornagaland.com, techradar.com: "Now you can 3D print glass", 04/2017  | Link Link Link Link Link Link Link LinkLink Link LinkLink
  • Indian364.com, Indianexpress.com: "Scientists can now 3D print different forms of glass", 04/2017 | Link PuneMirror: "New method allows 3D printing of glass objects", 04/2017 | Link
  •  The Hindu: "3D-printing conquers glass", 04/2017 | Link
  •  Zeenews.india.com, Topnewstoday.in, Dnaindia.com, Dailyexcelsior.com, Indiatoday.intoday.in, Business Standard, India.com: "New method to 3D-print glass objects developed", 04/2017 | Link Link Link |Link Link Link
  • Eeyuva.com: "New Process That 3D Prints Glass Developed", 04/2017 Newsdog.today: "Researchers finds new process will allow you to 3D Print Glass on demand", 04/2017 Trueviralnews.com: "The Next Frontier for 3-D Printing Is Here: Glass", 04/2017 computescotland.com: "Glass: 3D printing", 04/2017 | Link
  •  vrzone.com, David F.: "Researchers 3D-Print Glass", 04/2017 | Link
  •  theiet.org, Hilary Lamb: "Glass structures can now be 3D printed", 04/2017 | Link globalspec.com: "3-D Printing Glass Objects", 04/2017 | Link
  • newatlas.com, Ben Coxworth: "The 3D printing of glass takes a step forward", 04/2017 | Link
  • deingenieur.nl: "Nieuwe manier om glas te printen", 04/2017 | Link
  • upi.com, esciencenews.com, environmentguru.com, gophercentral.com, Brooks Hays: "Researchers 3D-print glass using new method", 04/2017 | Link | Link Link
  • iran-daily.com: "Researchers use stereolithography to 3D print tiny glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • laverdad.es, José Antonio Lozano Teruel: "El vidrio apto para la impresión 3D", 04/2017 androgeek.hu: "Már üveget is lehet alkotni 3d-s nyomtatással", 04/2017 | Link
  • bgr.in: "Scientists develop method to 3D-print conquers glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • firstpost.com, IANS: "German engineers develop novel process for 3D printing glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • thechemicalengineer.com, Neil Clark: "3D-printed glass breakthrough", 04/2017 | Link
  • msn.com: "Nieuw: glas printen in 3D", 04/2017 kijkmagazine.nl, Marysa van den Berg: "3D-printen kan nu ook met glas", 04/2017 | Link
  • jandan.net: "3D print glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • LifeScience, Charles Q. Choi: "Scientists Can Now Create Glass Figurines with a 3D Printer", 04/2017 | Link
  • Technisch Weekblad, Rijkert Knoppers: "Glazen objecten uit de 3d-printer" Link
  • RP Platform, Tom Stevenson: "Interview with an Expert: Dr Bastian Rapp of NeptunLab", 07/2017 | Link