We are passionate about transforming the metal industry.
Professor Chris Schuh
Co-founder, Chief Scientist
Prof. Chris Schuh is the Chief Scientist at Veloxint, and Department Head of Materials Science and Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a world leader in fundamental and applied metallurgy, with a focus on discovering new science that can be commercialized industrially. Prof. Schuh is a serial entrepreneur whose companies have raised over $100M in venture capital financing. Prior to Veloxint he co-founded Xtalic Corporation which successfully developed a nanocrystalline metal coatings technology which has been used on over 8 billion electronics components around the world. He holds a B.S. degree from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Ph.D from Northwestern University, both in the fields of Materials Science and Engineering. More details on his current research can be found at http://schuh.mit.edu/.
Dr. Alan Lund
Co-founder, President & CEO
Dr. Alan Lund is an entrepreneur with extensive experience developing, scaling and implementing new technology in the materials and manufacturing space. Prior to Veloxint he co-founded Xtalic Corporation, where he raised venture financing, secured over $10M in non-dilutive development funds, and built the team that became a world leader in the field. He also provided technical leadership across R&D, scale-up, and roll out of the technology. Dr. Lund’s academic training was in the area of metallurgy. He received degrees in Materials Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (BS) and Northwestern University (PhD), and spent three years as a post-doctoral researcher at MIT.