Corning Optical Communications GmbH & Co. KG
Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.
Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.
Our Optical Communications segment has recently evolved from being a manufacturer of optical fiber and cable, hardware and equipment to being a comprehensive provider of industry-leading optical solutions across the broader communications industry.This segment is classified into two main product groupings – carrier network and enterprise network. The carrier network product group consists primarily of products and solutions for optical-based communications infrastructure for services such as video, data and voice communications. The enterprise network product group consists primarily of optical-based communication networks sold to businesses, governments and individuals for their own use.
Working Student (m/f) Material Science
Burn testing of materials and cables
Characterization of materials with physical test methods (FTIR, DSC, DMA, mechanical testing)
Documentation of the results
Investigation of burn test equipment
Regular enrolled students in materials science, chemistr or physics
Background in Material Science
Employment is part time for student trainees (max. 20 hours during semester/ max. 40 hours during semester breaks)