Electrosciences Director and Principal Research Scientist at NPL, Markys Cain, has been awarded the 2009 Verulam Medal by the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining

Recognition of contributions to ceramic science

Electrosciences Director and Principal Research Scientist at NPL, Markys Cain, has been awarded the 2009 Verulam Medal by the Institute of Materials, Minerals & Mining for his distinguished contribution to the field of ceramics. The award recognises the work that Markys has done over the past 12 years in developing the metrology capability to characterise a new generation of piezoelectric and ferroelectric materials and devices.

Markys has also been appointed as a visiting professor in the School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL).