Electrosciences Limited provides specialised scientific and technical consultancy to industry and academia in the technical discipline of multifunctional materials research and development. The company's Technical Director is Professor Markys G Cain who has over 25 years of experience in applied R&D in both academic and industrial environments:

Electrosciences' areas of expertise include:

  • Functional Materials including piezoelectric, ferroelectric, pyroelectric, multiferroic and magnetoelectric materials
  • Nanotechnology generally, and nanostructured multifunctional materials
  • Materials characterisation, including in-situ tools developed in collaboration with the XMaS beamline at the European Synchrotron Research Facility
  • Modelling and visualisation, using tools such as Finite Element Analysis, and Interactive Data Language, and others
  • Active materials and smart materials and systems
  • Materials - bulk and thin film processing technologies
  • Materials for energy harvesting and solid state energy storage
  • Thermoelectric materials and other solid state energy coupled materials
  • Strategic research activities, research laboratory development and design


Business Model Canvas: Open University online training course - 2016