Smart Materials & Systems Committee contacts

SMASC Members



Technical interests

Website Profile URL

Markys Cain (Chair)

Electrosciences Ltd

Functional and multifunctional materials, metrology, piezoelectrics, ferroelectrics, multiferroics.


Richard Bonser Brunel University Biomimetics, natural materials, smart materials

Richard Bonser

Alan Dalton

University of Sussex

Electrical and optical properties of pseudo one-dimensional conjugated systems including carbon nanotubes and electro active conjugated polymers.

Alan Dalton

Chris Bowen

University of Bath

Ceramics, smart materials for sports.

Chris Bowen

Pankaj Vadgama

IRC in Biomedical Materials

Biosensors, Biochemistry.

Pankaj Vadgama

John Webster

Rolls-Royce plc (retired)

Smart materials for aeroengines


Tony Anson

Brunel University Trained as a mechanical engineer, with a special interest in the application of materials for engineering applications in the medical, aerospace, instrumentation and manufacturing sectors. Tony Anson
Steve Morris Knowledge Transfer Consultant Smart materials

Steve Morris

Robert Dorey Surrey University Nanomaterials and functional materials processing Rob Dorey
Sajad Haq QinetiQ plc Smart Materials


Veronika Kapsali MMT Textiles Smart textiles. Veronika is Reader Material Technology and Design, School of Design & Technology Research Coordinator, London College of Fashion Veronika Kapsali