R&D: Battery Manufacturing
Lionano Inc. is a material manufacturing company commercializing advanced drop-in enhancements for lithium-ion batteries. Lionano's materials have been shown to improve capacity, extend battery life, and recharge faster, especially in the application of electric vehicles. The company uses materials that are more environmentally friendly, safer, and less expensive to battery manufacturers. In 2014, Lionano won the first solicitation from PowerBridgeNY, a proof-of-concept center from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority.
Lionano Inc. uses technology developed at and licensed from Cornell University. The team is led by a PhD graduate, an MBA graduate, and a distinguished professor from Cornell. Lionano is a graduate of Cornell's Kevin M. McGovern Family Center for Venture Development in the Life Sciences business incubator program.