Corning ( is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science, with a more-than 165-year track record of life-changing inventions. Corning applies its unparalleled expertise in glass science, ceramics science, and optical physics along with its deep manufacturing and engineering capabilities to develop category-defining products that transform industries and enhance people’s lives. Corning succeeds through sustained investment in RD&E, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and deep, trust-based relationships with customers who are global leaders in their industries. Today, Corning’s supports the optical communications, life sciences, automotive, display, and mobile consumer electronics markets. Corning supports the semiconductor industry with a variety of glassenabled solutions including ultra-flat glass wafers for silicon thinning and advanced packaging processes requiring a carrier substrate and glass wafers with precision holes for 3D packaging applications.