Research and Development

Water dropletsMalvern Optical’s team of scientists and engineers are involved in research and development of novel materials and systems. The research is conducted over the whole of the electromagnetic spectrum, from the ultraviolet to radio frequency domain, covering applications in both the civil and defence markets. We collaborate with many UK academic institutions and industrial partners.

Our research and development activities include:

(UV to LWIR)
Camouflage and signature management
Prototype research and development
Novel materials development
Novel sensing techniques
Component and systems modelling
Control systems

Malvern Optical undertakes contract research and prototype development to address the needs of its customers. Our team has many years experience in the management and delivery of technology focused research projects.