Startups

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World-changing technology in the battery field is being commercialized by spinout companies from UT researchers and their labs. Companies are supported by the Texas Innovation Center, which provides commercialization resources to bring engineering and science discoveries to the market.

UT Battery Research Companies

Altect
Prevents lithium-ion battery fires by eliminating flammable gases released during day-to-day use
PIs: Ofodike (DK) Ezekoye and Buddie Mullins

BattGenie
Efficient battery management solutions for Lithium-ion batteries for electric vehicles, consumer electronics and grid storage applications
PIs: Venkat Subramanian

EnergyX
Lithium extraction, recovery, and refinery technology to efficiently extract and aggregate lithium elements from salt brines, as well as energy storage and solid-state battery solutions
PI: Benny Freeman

TexPower
Battery technology that offers superior performance, a more secure supply chain and easy integration with current technologies
PI: Arumugam Manthiram

Vulcan Alloys
Nanocomposite foil anode technology for simplified electrode manufacturing, increased energy density, and rapid charging
PI: Arumugam Manthiram

Recent News

EnergyX hiring in Austin after raising $20M

TexPower Chosen for Clean Tech Accelerator

TexPower Named Army XTechSearch Innovation Combine Winner

EnergyX Partners with Nobel Prize Laureate

Altect Awarded Phase I SBIR Grant

Vulcan Alloys Awarded Phase I STTR Grant

BattGenie CEO Invited Speaker at The Battery Show