text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation
Discoveries
design element
Discoveries
Search Discoveries
About Discoveries
Discoveries by Research Area
Arctic & Antarctic
Astronomy & Space
Biology
Chemistry & Materials
Computing
Earth & Environment
Education
Engineering
Mathematics
Nanoscience
People & Society
Physics
 

Email this pagePrint this page
All Images

Discovery
Reflecting on the Many Uses of Glass

Back to article | Note about images

Photomicrograph of biocompatible, bioactive glass.

Biocompatible, bioactive glass is one focus of research at the NSF International Materials Institute for New Functionality in Glass, located at Lehigh University. The glass may one day be used as scaffolding for aiding bone growth and healing in people with injuries.

Credit: Courtesy of Lehigh University


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (346 KB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Photo of Himanshu Jain and a colleague examining materials in a laboratory.

Himanshu Jain of Lehigh University and a colleague examine materials in a laboratory at the NSF International Materials Institute for New Functionality in Glass.

Credit: Courtesy of Lehigh University


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (1.9 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Photo of Himanshu Jain teaching students at Tuskegee University in Alabama.

Lehigh University professor Himanshu Jain, director of the NSF International Materials Institute for New Functionality in Glass, teaches students at Tuskegee University in Alabama during a short course he developed with colleague and co-director Carlo Pantano of Pennsylvania State University.

Credit: Courtesy of Lehigh University


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (1.1 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.

Photo of the participants and professors from the short course at Tuskegee University.

The participants and professors from the 2008 short course on glass science and engineering at Tuskegee University in Alabama.

Credit: Courtesy of Lehigh University


Download the high-resolution JPG version of the image. (1.1 MB)

Use your mouse to right-click (Mac users may need to Ctrl-click) the link above and choose the option that will save the file or target to your computer.



Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page