SCHOTT is an international technology group with more than 125 years of experience in the areas of specialty glasses and materials and advanced technologies. With our high-quality products and intelligent solutions, we contribute to our customers’ success and make SCHOTT part of everyone’s life. Electronic Packaging, a business unit within SCHOTT, is a leading developer and manufacturer of hermetic housings and other components for the reliable, long-term protection of sensitive electronics.

Our core technologies are glass-to-metal and ceramic-to-metal sealing, thermal sensing components as well as a variety of cutting-edge specialty glass competences. SCHOTT offers a broad portfolio of highly durable standard and customized SOFC sealing glasses with viscosity curves and crystallization behavior adjusted to operating temperatures of 600 – 1000 °C and coefficients of thermal expansion matching to all relevant commercial interconnect alloys.

Within ENDURANCE, Schott is involved in assessment of ageing mechanisms related to the glass seal, development of new sealing glass compositions based on the assessed ageing mechanisms, glass testing, production of glass seal powders.