Several projects of the NeptunLab have been featured in national and international print, TV and radio media.

Paper “Three-dimensional printing of transparent fused silica glass”, Nature, 2017 - Link


Our very first paper in Nature has been featured in numerous media (selection):

  • 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 | Link
  • Nature online, Karl Ziemelis: "Materials science: How to print glass", 04/2017 | 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 | 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 | Link
  • 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  | Link| Link
  • 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 | 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 | Link
  • 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 | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link| Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link | Link| Link | Link | Link
  • Indian364.com, Indianexpress.com: "Scientists can now 3D print different forms of glass", 04/2017 | Link |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 | Link
  • Eeyuva.com: "New Process That 3D Prints Glass Developed", 04/2017 | Link
  • Newsdog.today: "Researchers finds new process will allow you to 3D Print Glass on demand", 04/2017 | Link
  • Trueviralnews.com: "The Next Frontier for 3-D Printing Is Here: Glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • 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, breitbart.com, environmentguru.com, gophercentral.com, Brooks Hays: "Researchers 3D-print glass using new method", 04/2017 | Link | Link | 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 | Link
  • 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 | Link
  • kijkmagazine.nl, Marysa van den Berg: "3D-printen kan nu ook met glas", 04/2017 | Link
  • jandan.net: "3D print glass", 04/2017 | Link
  • Technisch Weekblad, Rijkert Knoppers: "Glazen objecten uit de 3d-printer" Link
    3DPrintingGlass

 

Deutscher Studienpreis of the Körber foundation for the most important PhD thesis in 2016 for NeptunLab alumna Elisabeth Wilhelm


NeptunLab alumna Elisabeth Wilhelm was awarded the Deutscher Studienpreis for the most important PhD thesis of 2016 (selection):

  • BadenTV: "Elisabeth Wilhelm vom KIT erhält Deutschen Studienpreis", 07/2016 | Link
  • Körber Stiftung: "Deutscher Studienpreis 2016", 07/2016 | Link
  • Helmholtz News: "Deutscher Studienpreis 2016", 07/2016 | Link
  • ClickIt Magazine: "Erster Platz für Elisabeth Wilhelm", 08/2016 | Link
  • idw, 07/2016 | Link
  • SWR Television: "Bilder zum Fühlen", 11/2016 | Link
  • Elektronik Praxis: "Tastbare Grafiken", 07/2016 | Link
  • Bild.de: "Deutscher Studienpreis geht nach Augsburg, München und Karlsruhe", 07/2016 | Link
  • FAZ: "Mehr als tausend Worte", 09/2016
    Voxel

Paper “Liquid Glass: A Facile Soft Replication Method for Structuring Glass”, Advanced Materials, 2016 - Link


The announcement of "Liquid Glass" has seen significant media attention (selection):

  • Nature Photonics - "Optical fabrication - Liquid glass" | Link
  • Materials Views - "Liquid Glass: Casting Glass like Cement" | Link
  • Chemistry Views - "Moldable glass" | Link
  • ceramics.org - "Glass microstructuring made easy" | Link
  • pt-magazin - "„Liquid Glass“ wie Plätzchen backen" | Link
  • Badische Neuste Nachrichten | Link
  • pua24 | Link
  • aud24 | Link
  Keks

Fluoropor


There has been extensive press coverage on the project "Fluoropor", funded by the German Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF) in national and international print and radio media (selection):

  • Standard: "Superabweisendes Material lässt Wasser und Öl abperlen", 11/2014 (Vienna, Austria) | Link
  • GIT Laborportal: "Fluoropor lässt Wasser und Öl abperlen", 11/2014 | Link
  • Badische Neueste Nachrichten (BNN): “Teflon fürs Auto”, 11/2014
  • Besser Lackieren: "Neuer Werkstoff für superabweisende Oberflächen", 11/2014 | Link
  • Automobiltechnische Zeitschrift, No. 117, 01/2015.
  • Ingenieur.de: "Wasser und Öl resignieren vor Karlsruher Super-Schutzschicht" | Link
  • KIT radio podcast No. 45, several national radio stations "Lotuseffekt auch für Öl", 02/2015 | Link
  • LooKIT 0115: “Nature as a Teacher”, 03/2015.
  • WIP "Neuer Werkstoff lässt Wasser und Öl abperlen", 11/2014 | Link
  • Springer Professional: "Neuer Werkstoff lässt Wasser und Öl abperlen", 11/2014 | Link
  • European Coatings: "Hydrophopic and lipophobic – at the same time?", 11/2014 | Link
  • Südwestpresse: "Wände, an denen Graffiti abgleiten", 09/2015 | Link
  • Materialsgate: "Oberflächen: Neuer Werkstoff lässt Wasser und Öl abperlen", 11/2014 | Link
  • k-magazin: "Werkstoffe – Wasser und Öl perlen ab", 12/2014 | Link
    FluoroporSlides final

 

Paper "The Chemistry of Cyborgs – Interfacing Technical Devices with Organisms", Angewandte Chemie, 2013 - Link


The cover article “The Chemistry of Cyborgs – Interfacing Technical Devices with Organisms” in Angewandte Chemie resulted in significant media interest (selection):

  • Digital Engineering: "Die Ära der Cyborgs hat begonnen", 01/2014 | Link
  • Deutschlandfunk: "Vom Herzschrittmacher zum Cyborg", 02/2014 | Link
  CyborgCover

Comments, opinions, blogs


  • Chemistry World: "Microfluidics made easy" - Link; B. E. Rapp's comment on Grover et al., 2016 "Random design of microfluidics", Lab Chip | Link

Miscellaneous


  • "Karlsruhe 300 Jahre – 300 Köpfe (Karlsruhe 300 years, 300 persons)", national TV and online, 04/2015, 04/2015 | Link
  • B. Waterkotte, A. Waldbaur, J. Kashef, B. E. Rapp, K. Schmitz: "Mit Proteinen Bilder malen –Strukturierungsmethoden für Proteine auf Oberflächen", GIT Labor-Fachzeitschrift - GIT Verlag, Wiley, 2012 | Link
  • I. Perner-Nochta, J. Hubbuch, E. Zelle, W. Wiechert: “Druckfrisch auf den Weg“, Laborpraxis, 05/2015 (image on page 16)