Sion Power known as developer of high energy Li-S battery is extending its new Licerion® technology to other electrochemical systems including Li - Intercalation Cathodes. The core of Licerion® technology is protected metallic lithium anode with several levels of physical and chemical protection. Current state of development offers highest combination of energy density, specific energy and cycle life: 1000 Wh/L, 500 Wh/kg and over 300 cycles. Sion Power's new Licerion® technology is a solution beyond Li-Ion and beyond Li-S and offers diverse battery applications from electric vehicles to stratospheric drones and urban air transportation.
Dr. Yuriy Mikhaylik is Technical Fellow and Senior Director of Materials Development at Sion Power. Dr. Mikhaylik has over 30 years experience in research and development of lithium batteries and is a recognized expert in Li-rechargeable battery chemistry. Dr. Mikhaylik holds over 125 U.S. and foreign patents and patent applications. Prior to joining Sion Power Mikhaylik held various management and research positions at the Ukrainian National Academy of Science, Kiev, Ukraine where he was a principal investigator on programs relating to lithium primary and rechargeable batteries for Ukrainian and Russian National Space Agency. Mikhaylik received his Masters of Science in Chemistry and Ph.D. in Electrochemistry from Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia.
Sion Power® Corporation is a privately held company and the leader in next-generation battery technology based on its patented high-energy rechargeable Licerion technology for applications including unmanned vehicle systems (UVS), military, portable-power, and electric vehicle (EV). Sion Power's experienced team of scientists and engineers are dedicated to advancing high-energy Licerion® battery technology. Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, the company has more than 170 issued patents, domestic and international, and over 150 pending. Further information about Sion Power and its Licerion technology is available at www.sionpower.com.