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iMatSci Innovation Showcase: Innovation in Materials Science

Showcasing Success

A woman and man view a petri dish.Every fall, the iMatSci Innovation Showcase selects the most revolutionary and original materials companies to present their technologies at the MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit in Boston.

Many of our past innovator teams have gone on to achieve great success; collectively iMatSci has helped to support more than 160 innovator teams that have gone on to raise over $125.2 million in funding and have built new and sustaining partnerships.

Take a look at some of iMatSci’s biggest success stories:

Adaptive 3D Technologies
Mouthguard Named Best Athletic Mouthguard by the Dental Advisor

Akervall Technologies
Adaptive 3D Technologies Launches World’s Highest-Strain 3D Printable Polymer

Akron Ascent Innovations
Akron Ascent Innovations Awarded NSF TECP Grant for Commercialization

Ares Materials
Ares Materials Receives NSF Phase II SBIR Grant

BMSEED Selected as Participant in the NIH I-Corps Program

Euclid Tech Labs
Euclid Tech Labs Wins Three 2018 DOE Phase II SBIR Grants

Forge Nano (PnematiCoat Technologies)
Forge Nano, Winner of the 2017 R&D 100 Award as Co-Developer with General Motors

Liquid-Entrenched Smooth Surface (LESS)
New, slippery toilet coating provides cleaner flushing, saves water
Engineering Team Wins Grand Prize for Water-Saving, Impactful Tech

NBD Nanotechnologies
NBD Nano Announces Partnership with International Condenser Tube Manufacturer

SAFCell Inc.
U.S. Army: SAFCell, a "Success Story"
SAFCell Inc. Awarded $3MM from ARPA-E

Serionix Wins Cozad Competition
Serionix Receives NASA Phase II Award

SLIPS Technologies
SLIPS Technologies Announces $8.6 Million in New Funding Round
Johnson & Johnson Innovation Announces New Collaborations

ThruPore Selected as Finalist in World Materials Forum Startup Competition
ThruPore Announces $540,000 First Close of a $1 Million Seed Round Led by Robinhood Ventures

Duke Start-Up Tyrata Secures $4.5 Million in Series A Financing

Urbix Resources
Phoenix-Based Entrepreneur Ushers in the "Graphene Era" to Packed TEDx Audience
Urbix Resources CEO Named to Forbes 30 Under 30 in Energy

Salt Lake City Company Receives $100K to Develop Formaldehyde Detection Technology

Virolock Technologies, Inc.
The BF TechCelerator @ State College Announces Latest Winner – Virolock Technologies, Inc!

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