Chuck Carniglia was an industrial scientist, an educator, and a friend to all he met. He had an important impact on the optical thin-film community. This article highlights his career and accomplishments.
© 2008 Optical Society of America
Original Manuscript: September 7, 2007
Manuscript Accepted: September 13, 2007
Published: November 28, 2007
J. A. Dobrowolski, "Charles Keith Carniglia (1944-2006): in memoriam," Appl. Opt. 47, C98-C106 (2008)