Materials Science Laboratory (MSL)


The Materials Science Laboratory (MSL) is one of Sony's R&D Laboratories under the umbrella of the Advanced Materials Laboratories (AML) located in Japan. The mission of MSL is to create seeds for future businesses of Sony and to support Sony business units. MSL focuses on identifying and creating new materials and technologies, to initiate new applications, and to improve existing products. The main research fields of MSL are: Organic electronics, Medical, and Environmental Compliance & Failure Analysis. The competencies at MSL cover molecular design, synthesis of materials, characterisations and analysis at high scientific levels, implementation of materials into devices, as well as design and assembly of experiments and experimental set-ups.