Magnolia Optical Technologies, Inc. is an advanced semiconductor technology development company consisting of a talented group of people. This group includes experts in materials technology, device development, chip packaging, foundry operations, skilled technicians, and contracts/finance. Collectively, this group represents more than a hundred year of experience in the advanced devices for optical technologies in the infrared, visible, and ultra-violet spectrums. During its over 20 years of operations, Magnolia has worked with advanced devices and sensors for a variety of defense, commercial, and space applications.

In addition to this dedicated team, Magnolia has established a Technical Advisory Board. Members of this Technical Advisory Board are involved with advanced research throughout the country. Magnolia funds initial development work in these laboratories to cut development cost and time. Magnolia staff works with these laboratories and manages the development effort. The patent rights and intellectual property are owned by Magnolia. This strategy gives Magnolia access to a wide range of technical infrastructure existing in these facilities to reduce time-to-market in a cost-effective manner.

The Magnolia team has firsthand experience in advanced semiconductor product research and development, epitaxial and other growth processes, device development and fabrication, and nanostructure materials and coatings. The team members have a network of personal contacts available throughout the commercial, scientific, and government communities engaged in the applications of these technologies for a variety of applications.

Magnolia has its main office in Woburn, Massachusetts, and a research and development office in Albany, New York, which is located in the Albany NanoTech Complex. The Albany NanoTech Complex is a multi-billion dollar state-of-the-art facility where advanced tools are at the disposal of our staff to conduct research and development work for government, industry, and our own product development.

Dr. Ashok K. Sood, Co-Founder
President and CEO

Dr. Yash R. Puri
Co-Founder, Executive VP and CFO