About CSL Materials

CSL Materials was formed in 2006 with the vision of becoming an industry focused provider of innovative ceramic and glass technologies. Our approach is to "think like a particle" and understand the fundamental chemical and physical reactions that occur during ceramic and glass making.

The company takes advantage of market opportunities through intellectual property licensing and technology commercialization. Contact us today to discuss your needs.


William M. Carty, Ph.D. - President

Dr. Carty has been a professor of Ceramic Engineering and Materials Science at Alfred University since 1993. He holds a doctorate from the University of Wasington and a M.S. and B.S. from the Missouri University of Science and Technology (formerly UM-Rolla). In the past he has served as an associate research scientist in the catalyst research and development lab of Royal Dutch Shell. He is the former director of the Whiteware Research Center and a fellow of the American Ceramic Society.

Christopher W. Sinton, Ph.D. - Chief Executive Officer

Dr. Sinton has a broad background in materials science, energy, and geology as well as extensive project management experience. He holds a Ph.D. and M.S. from Oregon State University and a B.A. from Middlebury College. He is the former director of the Center for Environmental and Energy Research at Alfred University. He is the author of "Raw materials for Glass and Ceramics" (2006, Wiley and Sons).

Hyo Jin Le - Vice President of Research and Development

Mr. Lee is an expert in ceramic and glass processing that has been a senior research associate at Alfred University since 1996. He holds a M.S. from Alfred University and a M.S. and B.S. from Kyonggi University. He has worked with closely with many ceramic and glass companies and has managed over fifty industry-focused projects.