Dr Jonathan Harrop MA MSci PhD (Cantab) co-created the market research organisation Isis Electronics in 1992 that ultimately became IDTechEx. At Isis Electronics, he was responsible for market analysis, editing, graphic design and software development. He has been a director of IDTechEx since 2012 and is currently managing the marketing, editorial and IT teams.
Jonathan earned degrees in natural sciences from the University of Cambridge and has published peer-reviewed academic papers on physics, chemistry and biology in journals such as Physical Review with a focus on computational science.
He has authored dozens of reports over the past 28 years from "Smart Cards in Transport" (1992) and "New Intelligent Printing Techniques" (1995) to 3D Printed Materials (2020). At IDTechEx, he has covered smart cards, printed electronics, 3D Printing, computers, neural interfaces, biosensors, robotics and software.