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Microscopy

Constant excellent quality

Since 1846 Carl Zeiss has contributed many innovations to modern microscopy


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Photo- and Cineoptics

To withstand the test of time

ZEISS camera lenses make history and have stood the test of time for 120 years.


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Optical Sensor Systems

Revolutions and innovations

Developments in the field of chemical process analysis played a key role in Carl Zeiss’ rise to global renown. Experience the early days up to the present day.


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Binoculars

For over 120 years

Learn more about the 120-year evolution of binoculars as we know them today.


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Riflescopes

A pioneer in riflescopes for hunting

Since 1904 Carl Zeiss has been a pioneer for riflescopes for hunting and has secured its leading position due to its innovations and high standards of quality in hunting optics.


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Defense Systems

Since 1890

From the early days of optronic instruments for military and civilian applications to high-resolution thermal imagers.


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Eyeglass lenses

Vision Care

Carl Zeiss has revolutionized the design and manufacture of eyeglass many times over since 1912.


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Medical Technology

Influenced by Allvar Gullstrand

The first efforts in the medical technology sector date back to Carl Zeiss in Jena at the beginning of the 20th century. .


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Industrial Metrology

A must for industry

The field of CNC coordinate measuring machines (CMMs) and complete solutions for multidimensional metrology play a major role in the history of Carl Zeiss.


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Planetariums

Fascinating technology

The evolution of modern projection planetariums started in 1923, when Carl Zeiss demonstrated the first model.


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Electron microscopy

A pioneer in electron microscopy

Strategic alliances and acquisitions have enabled the division to become the top address for electron microscopy.


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Lithography Optics

For the global chip industry

Today Carl Zeiss SMT provides a broad range of products and solutions that support the global chip industry. Learn more about its history.


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Measuring and Repair Systems for Photomasks

A short history

The success story of Carl Zeiss Semiconductor Metrology Systems began in 1994 when the company delivered its first Aerial Image Measurement technology (AIMS™) system, the MSM 100. 


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