Dr Gilberto Brambilla and Professor Sir David Payne announce creation of the new material – the strongest and lightest yet made.
New breed of micro fuel cell could serve as a long-lasting, low-cost, and eco-friendly power source for portable electronic devices.
Glass ceramics are of great interest for the development of optical elements with meter-scale dimensions for high power laser facilities.
Glass-ceramics that combine strength with good optical characteristics may lead to improved dentures.
The properties of transparent glass sponges make them an ideal light source for photobioreactors for producing biofuels from algae.