Your Definitive Guide to the Properties of Glass:

Learn How to Design Superior Glass Lenses and Parts 

Glass is a unique and complex material—much different than other transparent materials; if you’re new to designing glass lenses or components, it can be intimidating to design with.

In this eBook, you will learn the basics of glass properties, including:

  • Comparisons of common glass types. 

  • Definitions for important thermal, mechanical, and optical glass properties.

  • Case studies that illustrate how these properties impact design and performance.

  • Property comparison tables that examine common transparent materials, including borosilicate glass, soda-lime silicate glass, polycarbonate, silicone, quartz, etc.


If you want to learn how to design glass lenses that are optimized for both your performance requirements and your operating environment, download this free eBook.