Default company panoramic image

Powermers, Inc.

Our proprietary polymers increase energy and power in batteries and allow for a new end-game lithium-oxygen battery for electric vehicles.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Columbus, OH, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2009
  • Employees 3

Company Summary

Powermers has developed a platform of nano-scale polymers to enhance the performance of energy storage devices with improvements such as increasing energy and power as well as prolonging the life of a battery. Specifically, the company aspires to become a technology leader in the development of high performance, low cost lithium-air battery systems for electric vehicles (EVs). The company holds 70 issued and pending US and international patents.


  • Default avatar
    Sam Kogan

    Formerly President & COO, GEN3 Partners, Inc.; COO & Co-Founder, Pragmatic Vision International; PhD, Material Science/Institute of Macromolecular Science, Leningrad, Russia; 50+ publications. Three issued patents and three patent applications on advanced energy storage devices based on Poly(M)Schiff complexes.

  • Default avatar
    Frank Scardena

    Former Director of Clean Technology Commercialization at TechColumbus; Technology Market Validation Contractor, University of Texas-Austin, ICC Institute; MBA Thunderbird School of Global Management, Entrepreneurship Focus; Congressional Aide, U.S. House of Representatives, Financial Services Committee.

  • Default avatar
    BJ Yurkovich

    Electric Vehicle Battery Management Systems Consultant, Ohio State University Center for Automotive Research; M.S. Mechanical, Energy Systems, B.S. in Computer and Information Science, Applied Software Engineering, The Ohio State University. Consultant, Honda of America Manufacturering; Chief Technology Officer, Juice Technologies through joint venture with G.E. for current recharging station design.

Previous Investors

  • Default avatar
    Chris Thorne, Broadline Capital
    Default avatar
    GEN3 Capital