M Cubed Technologies Inc
Business Identifier: advanced composite materials
Public Profile:
M Cubed Technologies, Inc. was originally founded as a subsidiary of Lanxide Corporation and sister company to Alanx Wear Solutions, before being acquired by II-VI Incorporated in 2012. The firm’s aluminum/SiC metal matrix composites have been designed as key components in cutting edge, proprietary applications. The firm’s ability to cast very large, highly-loaded shapes is unique within the industry and is an enabling technology in the next generation of these devices. M Cubed is one of the leading high volume suppliers of the ceramic composites used in personnel armor by the US Defense Forces, and is well-positioned to expand this business into the global vehicle and aviation armor segments. The company’s materials specialists have also developed a variety of new, even more advanced materials targeting specific applications in the industrial wear, nuclear, armor, LCD glass, semiconductor capital equipment, chip manufacturing, solar, and refractory industries. The Company’s products are tailored to satisfy specific application needs, using combinations of ceramics, carbon fibers, nano-materials, and various metals.

 Synopsis: Awardee Business Condition
Year Founded IP Holdings
Employee Range VC funded?
Revenue Range Private/Public
 Most Recent SBIR Projects
Year Phase Agency Dollars Project Title
Metallic Encapsulation of Ceramic Tile Arrays
High-Strength, Lightweight Metal Matrix Composites (MMC) Material for Bridge Applications
Carbon Nanotube (CNT) and Carbon Fiber Reinforced SiC Optical Components
Lightweight Modular Vehicle Armor System Based on Perforated Ceramic Tiles
Durable, High Performance Personnel Armor Plates for Current and Next Generation Threats