Glass and Windows – Materials and Methods

February 13, 2013 in Materials and Methods



Glass and Windows Lecture Notes

Chapter 15

The use of glass and windows is extremely important in the design of structures.  Glass and windows allow occupancy of the structure the ability to see the world outside the structure. Modern Glass and Windows need to have the ability to provide clear views, well still protecting the structure from heat transfer.    Topics covered in this chapter include; Raw materials, Manufacturing of Glass and Windows, Glass Properties, Specialty Glass, and Insulation of Glass.

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