August 1, 2008

EMCORE Corporation to Report Fiscal 2008 Third Quarter and Nine-Month Results on Thursday, August 7, 2008

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M., Aug. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- EMCORE Corporation , a leading provider of compound semiconductor-based components and subsystems for the broadband, fiber optic, satellite, and solar power markets, will announce its fiscal 2008 third quarter and nine-month results for the period ended June 30, 2008 on Thursday, August 7, 2008, after market close. A conference call discussing the results will be held on Friday, August 8, 2008 at 9:00 am ET.

Conference Call Information:

To participate in the conference call, U.S. callers should dial (toll free) 866-710-0179 and international callers should dial 334-323-9871. The access code for the call is 57996. A replay of the call will be available beginning August 8, 2008 at 12:00 p.m. ET until August 15, 2008 at 11:59 p.m. ET. The replay call-in number for U.S. callers is 877-656-8905, for international callers it is 334-323-9859 and the access code is 51102591. The call also will be web cast via the Company's web site at Please go to the site beforehand to download any necessary software.


EMCORE Corporation is a leading provider of compound semiconductor-based components and subsystems for the broadband, fiber optic, satellite and solar power markets. EMCORE's Fiber Optics segment offers optical components, subsystems and systems that enable the transmission of video, voice and data over high-capacity fiber optic cables for high-speed data and telecommunications, cable television (CATV) and fiber-to-the-premises (FTTP) networks. EMCORE's Solar Power segment provides solar products for satellite and terrestrial applications. For satellite applications, EMCORE offers high-efficiency compound semiconductor-based gallium arsenide (GaAs) solar cells, covered interconnect cells and fully integrated solar panels. For terrestrial applications, EMCORE offers concentrating photovoltaic (CPV) systems for utility scale solar applications as well as offering its high-efficiency GaAs solar cells and CPV components for use in solar power concentrator systems. For specific information about our company, our products or the markets we serve, please visit our website at

    Contact:    EMCORE Corporation    Adam Gushard - Interim Chief Financial Officer    (505) 332-5000    [email protected]     TTC Group    Victor Allgeier    (646) 290-6400    [email protected]  

EMCORE Corporation

CONTACT: Adam Gushard, Interim Chief Financial Officer, EMCORECorporation, +1-505-332-5000, [email protected]; Victor Allgeier of TTC Group,+1-646-290-6400, [email protected], for EMCORE Corporation

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