Scott, John and Dave in Greenwich, December 2018

Dr John Day – CEO, Co-founder

John completed a degree in Physics at the University of Southampton in 1978. He then worked for Sira ltd on instrumentation development before completing a Masters in Physics of Materials and a PhD in Spectroscopy Instrumentation at the University of Bristol in 1987. John’s background is in optical, electronic, and software design. John has several patents (applied for and granted) owned by companies including Rolls-Royce plc and Renishaw plc.

John was founding director of Dayta Systems ltd from 2000-2018 developing and supplying inspection and control systems for electron spectrometers.

Dr Scott Greenwell – Managing Director, Co-founder

Scott completed a degree in Physics at the University of Bristol in 2010 and stayed on to complete a PhD in 2014 under the supervision of John Day, and James Kell of Rolls-Royce plc. Scott’s background is in fluorescence imaging, Raman spectroscopy and hyperspectral imaging. Scott also specialises in the inspection of turbine engine materials.

Dr David Megson-Smith – Chief Technical Officer, Co-founder

Dave completed a degree in Physics at the University of Bath before completing a PhD in Nanotechnology at the University of Bristol in 2015. Dave has a background in optical, electronic and robotic design and development. Dave has a diverse knowledge base having worked on a wide range of projects from blood clot detection to nuclear robotics.