HyMag- Argonne National Laboratory

Team Members 
Principal Investigator: Kaizhong Gao
Entrepreneurial Lead: Yuepeng Zhang
Industry Mentor: Dave Aune

Technology Description

The HyMag team provides a revolutionary technology that significantly increases the usable magnetic flux density of a permanent magnet by 10%-30%, leading to a dramatic improvement in energy efficiency of electric motors and wind turbine generators. HyMag magnets are less expensive and more environmental friendly, with 60-90% lower heavy-rare-earth materials consumption.