Nexmatix LLC

Nexmatix is a leader in energy efficient pneumatics with a line of directional control valves that reduce compressed air used in actuation an average of 25%.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Saint Louis, MO, US
  • Currency USD
  • Founded April 2011
  • Employees 10
  • Incorporation Type LLC
  • Website

Company Summary

Nexmatix is changing the industrial automation industry with an intelligent, energy efficient pneumatic platform. Our core products, control valves, reduce compressed air an average of 20-40%, saving manufacturers thousands of dollars in electricity cost each year. Data from our smart valves also provide actionable information to help improve operations and reduce maintenance costs.


  • Ellen brings significant manufacturing expertise in the fields of custom automation machinery, robotic integrations, injection molding, and cast metals. She holds a B.S. in Physics , an M.S. in Experimental Physics from Cornell University, and an M.B.A. from Washington University in St. Louis. She has completed requirements for a Juris Doctorate degree from Washington University in St. Louis (2014) and is a member of the Missouri Bar Association.

  • Michael Goldfarb Ph.D. is on the faculty at Vanderbilt University (since 1994) and is currently the H. Fort Flowers Professor of Mechanical Engineering. His research interests are in the design, modeling and control of electromechanical devices and systems along with control of fluid-powered actuators and devices. Dr. Goldfarb received his M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from MIT and B.S. in Mech Eng from University of Arizona

  • Vice President Engineering

    Lowell is an experienced Design Engineer with over 20 years of industry experience with a track record of enabling teams to produce innovative solutions to challenging design problems. Lowell has expertise in Thermal/Structural FEA, CFD Analysis, Systems Modeling/Analysis and Design for Manufacturability and Assembly. Lowell has his Ph.D. and M.S. in MechEng from Vanderbilt University and, B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from TN Tech University.

  • Vice President of Manufacturing

    Dennis is a thirty-year veteran of a custom automation business. His expertise spans manufacturing processes including precision CNC machining, customized automation machinery, injection mold tooling, custom prototyping and custom product design. He has extensive experience with start-to-finish aspects of design, build, and installation of custom automation machinery. Dennis has a B.S. and M.S of Electrical Eng from University of MO, Rolla.

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