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Rotary Wing Engine

RWE is developing an advanced, high-efficiency engine that allows compact drivetrains suitable for a wide variety of mobility applications

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location San Jose, CA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded May 2012
  • Employees 5
  • Website rotarywingengine.com

Company Summary

RW Engine solves the 4 main pain points faced by auto and motorcycle manufacturers, namely: cost, size and weight, efficiency and pollution. RWE offers both disruptive technical and cost advantages. This engine is significantly more effective at converting the combustion forces into useable torque. This engine is the ultimate flex fuel engine: Gasoline, Diesel & CNG are possible. Winner Western Region 2012 Cleantech Open competition

Team

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    Simon Saba
    CEO

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    Dan Malek
    Director - Engineering

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    Vinod Rao
    Manager - Mechanical Engineering

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    David Rummler
    Technical / Business Advisory Board

    Stanford University Professor Engineering / Entrepreneurship

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    George Berberis
    Advisor (Volume Manufacturing)

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    Byron Shaw
    Business / Technical Advisory Board

    Managing Director GM Advanced Technology (Silicon Valley)

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    Robert Dibble
    Technical Advisory Board

    UC Berkeley
    Director, Combustion Analysis Lab

Advisors

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    Sheppard Mullin (Palo Alto)
    Lawyer
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    Accountant
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Previous Investors

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    Seed Investors (Un-named)
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