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Positron Dynamics LLC

Reducing the cost of antimatter production, enabling revolutionary technology in manufacturing, diagnostics, and in-space propulsion.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Electronics / Instrumentation
  • Location Livermore, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded December 2011
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

Positron Dynamics is in the business of enhancing cold positron production and storage technologies that pave the way for applications in non-destructive testing and in-space propulsion. Near-term, our technology will enable efficient detection of defects in semiconductors and aerospace materials. Long-term, our technology will enable high specific impulse and high thrust propulsion devices for exploration missions to the Kuiper Belt and beyond.


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    Ryan Winslow Weed
    Managing Partner

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    Joshua Machacek
    Chief Scientist

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    Bala Ramamurthy
    Chief Engineer

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    Michael Barrucco
    Lead- Space Projects

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    Sean Casey
    Senior Advisor

Previous Investors

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    Breakout Labs, Thiel Foundation