Who are we?

Nikalyte Ltd is a leading supplier of various nanoparticles coatings for R&D and commercialization in a wide variety of application areas including cell binding, cell separation, drug delivery, catalysis, metamaterials, nano-photonics, electrochemistry, and batteries. As a global supplier, our experienced technical teams provide high-quality nanoparticles from various materials (read more >). We can also offer consultancy service which will provide advice on nanoparticle applications and ultra-high vacuum systems.

Nikalyte Ltd specializes in nanoparticles research and development. We constantly introduce new products and improve the existing portfolio. We are dedicated to providing the most comprehensive list of products and fit-for-purpose custom design services to academia as well as industrial researchers all around the world. Our goal is to provide a trusted source for all your development and manufacturing needs.

Our Expertise

Experts in nanoparticle production in vacuum

Hydrocarbon free non-agglomerated Nanoparticles

Precise control over nanoparticle size and coverage

Good control over the composition of alloy nanoparticles 

Controllable porosity of nanoparticle thin-film


Alistair Kean

Alistair has a background in physics with a Ph.D. from the University of St. Andrews. He spent several years in academia before moving into industry and working in the area of semiconductors and optoelectronics. For the past fifteen years his main area of focus has been the formation and application of Nanosurfaces and nanoparticles. Alistair is a consultant to several companies. In May 2019 he became Professor of Medical Nanotechnology at the University of the Highlands and Islands in Inverness where he hopes to expand public awareness of the application of nanoscience to life sciences and healthcare

Dave Mason

As a mechanical engineer, Dave has worked in the vacuum deposition industry for over 30 years. He is experienced in specification, design, test, installation, service & support. He looks forward to the opportunity to design, build and put into production new groundbreaking vacuum deposition equipment which will introduce nanoparticle technology to new and existing markets.

Srinivasa Rao Saranu

Research and Data Scientist with an analytical mind and passion for all things AI, nanotechnology & data analytics.  Specialized in Product developments, data analytics, design, and modeling. Extensive experience with advanced mathematics, statistics, and applied machine learning techniques.