Glass Blowing

The ANU Glassblowing Shop can meet all of your needs for repair, modification and custom design. The Glass Shop is readily available for consultation on design work to your unique specifications.

Services available

  • Large Diameter Quartz (200MM)
Semi Conductor

  • Electro-Optic

  • Lasers
Graded Seals
Glass to Metal
Electrolysis Cell

  • Schlenk Lines

  • Cutting and Drilling

SGSANZ (Scientific Glassblowers Society of Australia New Zealand) Symposium

Members of SGSANZ  (Scientific Glassblowers Society of Australia New Zealand) gather every other year in a symposium, designed to share information, resources, technical demonstrations, and to build the professional network within our industry.

Glassblowing classes

The University Glassblowing Shop offers a comprehensive course in Scientific Glassblowing for Honors and Graduate students at the Research School of Chemistry.

The course is designed to allow the students to learn basic glassblowing techniques. This will enable the students to do repairs an simple glassware construction in the laboratory. Many research groups within the Research School of Chemistry use extensive amounts of glassware to facilitate their research.

Upon completion of the Scientific Glassblowing Course each student will have a complete understanding of the skills involved in basic scientific glassblowing.

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Updated:  25 November 2017/Responsible Officer:  Director, RSC/Page Contact:  Web Admin, RSC