January 8, 2019 – CFD Research Corporation has signed an exclusive agreement for usage of its high-voltage battery materials to EaglePicher® Technologies.
This new material offers a significant increase in operating voltage while also providing improvements in capacity and impedance and will enable a next generation of thermal batteries capable of meeting customer’s increasing demands.
“We are excited to continue our partnership with EaglePicher, a worldwide leader in both thermal battery research and production. After several years of R&D it is rewarding to see our innovations reach the market and make a difference to the lives of our soldiers and other end users,” said Sameer Singhal, CFD Research’s president and chief executive officer.
CFD Research and EaglePicher have been working together to integrate and demonstrate the novel chemistries in full scale thermal batteries for the last three years.
“We are looking forward to integrating CFD Research’s high voltage materials into our thermal batteries”, said George Cintra, EaglePicher’s vice president of research and development. “The significant performance advantages offered by this material will allow EaglePicher to maintain its leadership in the thermal battery market and meet the needs of mission critical defense applications.”
About CFD Research
Since its inception in 1987, CFD Research has worked with government agencies, businesses and academia to provide innovative solutions within the Aerospace & Defense, Biomedical & Life Sciences, and Energy & Materials industries. Over the years CFD Research has earned multiple national awards for successful application and commercialization of innovative component/system technology prototypes, multi-physics simulation software, multi-disciplinary analyses, and expert support services. CFD Research is an ISO9001:AS9100 registered company and is appraised at CMMI Level II for services. Learn more at www.cfdrc.com.
About EaglePicher Technologies
EaglePicher Technologies has been a leading producer of batteries and energetic devices for more than one hundred years, serving the defense, space and aviation industries. The company provides unmatched experience and capability in battery electrochemistry. EaglePicher also provides custom battery assemblies, battery management systems, pyrotechnic devices and custom power solutions. EaglePicher has nine North American manufacturing and research and development sites and employs over 900 team members. For more information, visit www.eaglepicher.com