Sage’s Giron nominated for European Inventor award

  People

A leading French researcher from Sage Electrochormics has been nominated for the European Inventor Award 2015. Winners will be announced in Paris in June.

JCGironi
Dr. Jean-Christophe Giron
Dr. Jean-Christophe Giron of Sage Electrochromics, a Saint-Gobain company, was nominated for the European Inventor Award 2015 for his research in the field of electrochromic glass.
Launched by the European Patent Office in 2006, the award “pays tribute to the creativity of inventors across the world who use their technical, scientific and intellectual skills to make a significant contribution to technological progress, economic growth and the improvement of people’s lives,” according to a release.
Giron, who has been vice president of technology at Sage since 2011, is an expert in thin film coatings, glass transformation and laser processes, and is the inventor or co-inventor of nearly 500 patents worldwide. SageGlass itself has more than 350 global patents, of which Giron was integrally involved in many of the important filings, according to the company.
“Jean-Christophe’s research has greatly contributed to creating and optimizing electronically tintable dynamic glass, which improves the way people experience daylight in buildings,” said Alan McLenaghan, CEO of Sage.
“I am greatly honored to be considered for this prestigious award,” said Giron. “I have spent my career at Saint-Gobain trying to innovate high-performance building solutions that improve habitat and everyday life. It has been very rewarding for me to contribute both to the creation of this breakthrough technology as well as to its commercialization. It is enormously satisfying to be recognized for my l...
expand
25.616 Total news items since 1996
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10... Last of 610 
latest Order by:

All GlassOnline News

CemPamayBusinessDevelopmentSpecialistEVERLAM

2017-05-24 |  People
Everlam has appointed Cem Pamay as Business Development Specialist, in charge of sales, market research and development...

HindusthanNational190

2017-05-24 |  People
HNGIL has announced that its chairman Shri Chandra Kumar Somany has passed away. Mr CK Somany was a renowned technocrat...

Machine

2017-05-24 |  Anniversary
Bucher Emhart Glass, the leading global supplier of machinery and equipment to the glass manufacturing industry, is...

986614b2e95a636b9331a1a09dfd1fdc280x310

2017-05-24 |  Containers
New City Glass has installed three Mavsa press machines at its site in Cairo, two of which are the first in Egypt to...

Stewartnew

2017-05-24 |  Plant technology
Stewart Engineers has announced that installation of production equipment support steel structures is advancing at Orda...

Dynamic

2017-05-23 |  Glazing / Insulating Glass
The first ever installation of SMARTGLASS® Dynamic has been praised by the homeowner of the newly refurbished ...

Juliebonamy008

2017-05-23 |  People
Saint-Gobain Group reported EUR 39.1 billion sales in 2016; operates in 68 countries; has more than 170,000 employees.

ZakTradeFairs

2017-05-23 |  Events
NürnbergMesse India and Zak Trade Fairs & Exhibitions are working together in the organization of trade fairs and ...

Solarwindow300x160

2017-05-23 |  Coatings
SolarWindow Technologies’ transparent electricity-generating glass has been successfully processed with the autoclave s...

17051909324966

2017-05-23 |  Glazing / Insulating Glass
Today’s flagship products are choosing design in their bid to compete and stand out in the world’s top cities. And by ch...

Bdflogocopy

2017-05-22 |  Plant technology
BDF Industries is cooperating with Majan Glass in a major rennovation of the Oman-based glassmaker's production lines.

Glassandglazing

2017-05-22 |  Representative organizations
A new study commissioned by Glass for Europe to ECOFYS provides a clear picture of the minimum requirements for window...

2017-05-22 |  Company news
Research Frontiers licensee Vision Systems, and PPG Aerospace have reached a commercial agreement to work together on...

Glassfuturesweb290188c1ct

2017-05-22 |  Glazing / Insulating Glass
The plans for the Glass Futures project, a GBP 20 million global centre of excellence in glass, have been unveiled.

Aur7evfrxztt0jw03y9q

2017-05-22 |  Company news
Libbey debutted more than 350 new products at the 2017 National Restaurant Association Show in Chicago, demonstrating...

Acquisitions

2017-05-19 |  Mergers, acquisitions & disposals
PPG has declared it is still willing to meet with AkzoNobel, but without productive engagement, PPG will assess and...

Ocuwrite2element119

2017-05-19 |  Product news
OcuGlass is now in full production of OcuWrite, a writeable surface glass acting both as a marker board and projection...

Glaston

2017-05-19 |  Company financial news
Libbey's Board of Directors has declared the company's quarterly dividend, payable on 14 June 2017.

PressGlass

2017-05-19 |  Glazing / Insulating Glass
Ronald McDonald’s House, in Krakow-Prokocim (Poland), uses more than 100 high-quality glass panes from Press Glass.

SinglePasstouse

2017-05-19 |  Machinery developments
An innovative machine developed by Tecglass, the Fenzi Group company specialized in digital printing on glass, provides...

Emhart2

2017-05-18 |  Company news
During a recent two-day customer event to mark the grand opening of its new Leipzig office, Bucher Emhart Glass...

Gimavlogo

2017-05-18 |  Representative organizations
The GIMAV group stand at China Glass 2017 in Beijing will showcase Italian excellence in glass processing.

Viracon

2017-05-18 |  People
Everlam's new financial director is Laurent Verhelst, who reports to CEO Harald Hamer, and succeeds Ilse Tielemans.

Acquisitions

2017-05-18 |  Mergers, acquisitions & disposals
A wholly-owned subsidiary of Portugal's BA Vidro has published a buyout bid for the remaining 405,652 shares in...

Survey

2017-05-18 |  Surveys
85% of Europeans vote for glass packaging for a sustainable and healthy lifestyle.

Shutterstock85362667

2017-05-17 |  Events
The seventh edition of GlassPrint, Europe’s only dedicated event for the decoration of glass, returns to Düsseldorf, Ge...

Glastonlogo

2017-05-17 |  Mergers, acquisitions & disposals
Glaston has announced the closing of the sale of its pre-processing business in US and Canada.

Iqtrackiphone2

2017-05-17 |  Software
Tiama’s IQ track intelligent software is being used by Wiegand-Glas at its four plants, enabling plant managers to f...

Containers

2017-05-17 |  Containers
BA Vidro has installed the Talos Packaging Systems' Transport Simulator on a trial basis at one of its plants.

2017-05-17 |  Glazing / Insulating Glass
frameXpress is seeing consistent growth thanks to the reliability of its products and flexibility of its team,...

2017-05-16 |  Company financial news
Shares of Zignago Vetro currently have a 10-year dividend growth rate of 1.91%, a sign of a healthy stock.

StefanTraeger1

2017-05-16 |  Company financial news
Group revenue rose by 3.5% to EUR 163.7 million; EBIT improved by 13.0% to EUR 11.0 million; significant 39.7% rise in...

EmhartGlass

2017-05-16 |  Other news
American Glass Research has released its white papers that have been completed throughout the last several decades,...

20160313080703agc

2017-05-16 |  Automotive glass
AGC will relocate a float furnace and mirror manufacturing facility from the Jakarta Plant to the Cikampek Plant of PT...

2017-05-16 |  Furnace technology
The NSG Group will repair the float glass furnace at the Ottawa plant in Illinois, US in FY2018.

GlassServicesito

2017-05-15 |  Company news
Glass Service on their new website says: “you will have the right look at what we can do for our customers: customers’ n...

Northwestern20Glass20Fab20Tackles20Tempering

2017-05-15 |  Company news
The Northwestern Glass Fab (NGF) growth is driven by facility relocation and additional fabrication equipment by HHH...

SteveLaing

2017-05-15 |  People
Glass Systems Group, already the largest producer of IG units in the UK, with 6 plants in England, Scotland and Wales,...

SisecamHorizonAwardsrightphoto

2017-05-15 |  Other news
The global player of the glass industry, Şişecam Group has received three awards from the Horizon Interactive Awards.

Untitled

2017-05-15 |  Research and development
Saint-Gobain Glass is coming up with transparent solutions in its research laboratory in Chennai.

IranFlag

2017-05-12 |  Country outlook
Iranian float glass producers will have to pay anti-dumping duties to export their products to India.

Gerresheimerlogo

2017-05-12 |  Company news
Gerresheimer consolidates presence in Asia with new Indian production site.

25.616 Total news items since 1996
Next »
Page  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10... Last of 610 

Our Glass Magazines & Annual Guides Read online free of charge

Glass-Technology International
 
Glass Machinery Plants & Accessories
 
World Glass Directory
 
Flat Glass World Directory
 
Return to top

Powered by GlassOnline Logo

Copyright © Smartenergy S.r.l. 1996-2017 - All rights reserved

Smartenergy S.r.l. - publications@glassonline.com - Cookie policy
Registered office: Via Antonio Gramsci, 57 - 20032 Cormano (MI), Italy
Company registry - Milan, REA No.: MI-2022277 | Share capital: € 10,000 | P.IVA/VAT No.: IT 08386450962