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    Solving the world’s toughest optical challenges through
    advanced optical materials, systems, and design

    Corning Advanced Optics is a global leader in providing cutting-edge material and optical solutions that serve a variety of commercial markets including semiconductor manufacturing, microfabrication, consumer electronics, and more. We provide trusted capabilities to see a project through from design to testing.

    Corning’s unmatched expertise in specialty glass and optical physics results in a diverse set of advanced optical products and components from industry-leading materials such as HPFS? and ULE? to full optical systems including automated laser glass-cutting and non-contact metrology instruments.

    The Advanced Optics businesses include Corning Laser Technologies for laser processing machines, Optical Materials and Technologies for manufacturing materials and full optical systems, Precision Glass Solutions for glass wafers enabling mobile consumer electronics, and Specialty Glass and Glass Ceramics for applications including medical X-ray shielding.


    Our Businesses

    Optical Materials and Technologies

    Manufacturing materials and full optical systems enabling next-generation devices

    Corning Optical Materials and Technologies serves a variety of commercial markets including the semiconductor manufacturing industry and offers a diverse set of products including industry-leading materials such as HPFS? fused silica and ULE? glass.

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    Precision Glass Solutions

    Glass wafers and panels enabling high-performance consumer electronics and semicon applications

    Corning Precision Glass Solutions is uniquely positioned to offer industry-leading glass-based solutions helping customers deliver increasingly demanding functionality and form factor requirements for consumer devices, semiconductors, and Internet of Things applications.

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    Corning Laser Technologies

    Automated laser processing tools

    Corning Laser Technologies is on the forefront of laser innovation, offering laser systems with a distinct advantage over conventional glass-cutting processes.

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    Specialty Glass and Glass Ceramics

    Advanced materials and ceramic solutions for a variety of applications

    Corning Specialty Glass and Glass Ceramics serves the Ophthalmic, Radiation Shielding Glass, Glass Powders, and Glass Ceramics markets.?

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    In The News

    Corning Features New Advanced Optics Demonstrations at Photonics West 2020

    Advanced Optics Demonstrations at Photonics West 2020


    Corning showcases demonstrations and products that are enabling major emerging trends, such as augmented reality, 5G, and next-generation semiconductor manufacturing.

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    Corning Earns Two 2018 Supplier Excellence Awards from Raytheon

    Corning Earns Two 2018 Supplier Excellence Awards


    The Advanced Optics business unit has been recognized with two 2018 Supplier Excellence EPIC Awards from Raytheon.

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