Pittsburgh, March 2019— The Industrial Technology Investment Corporation (ITIC) has invested in Arieca LLC, a Pittsburgh-based advanced materials start-up that is commercializing Thubber, a thermally conductive rubber with an exceptional combination of elastic and thermal properties. ITIC is one of Taiwan's oldest and most prestigious VC firms, and is leading Arieca's seed round with an … Continue reading ITIC leads seed-round investment in Arieca LLC (a Carnegie Mellon University spin-off)
The primary program objective is to demonstrate the potential for incorporating a proprietary thermally conductive elastomer developed by Arieca LLC into space technologies for heat management. The thermally conductive rubber, known as “Thubber”, exhibits a unique combination of silicone rubber compliance and metal-like thermal conductivity. The objective of the program in Phase I was to … Continue reading Arieca works on a Small Business and Innovation Research (SBIR) Contract with NASA
Arieca is founded by Carmel Majidi and Navid Kazem in May 2018 and started by attending AlphaLab Gear (a nationally ranked hardware accelerator) market validation program.