Lowell Jones, Ph.D. Joins Aerovalve LLC as Lead Engineer
April 1, 2013
Lowell D. Jones, Ph.D. has joined Nidus Partners portfolio company AeroValve LLC as the Lead Engineer, responsible for designing the market-ready prototypes of the energy savings pneumatic valves currently being developed by the company.
Lowell is an experienced R&D Engineer with over 20 years of industry experience and a proven track record of enabling teams to produce innovative solutions to challenging design problems. Lowell most recently was with Sion Power for over 5 years managing special projects which included R&D Planning for state-of-the-art lithium-sulfur battery technology. While with Zygo Corporation Tuscon, Lowell was part of the Optical Assembly Center 2001 startup division and managed a cross-functional team for a $8.5 million opto-mechanical project for Lawrence Livermore National Labs and National Ignition Facility.
Lowell obtained his Ph.D. and M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Vanderbilt University in Nashville.