Jeff Arias Technical Advisor

Jeff Arias

Technical Advisor

Jeff Arias has 50 years of running new-product development programs, including 16 years at his own 25-employee battery R&D company, where he developed electric-vehicle batteries for General Motors, Exide, and Yamaha and novel high-power batteries for the US Air Force. Altogether he has developed 15 new batteries (9 lithium type) and 4 new battery manufacturing processes. Prior to joining the Caltech-Sienza team, he was a VP of Product Development at 4 other battery start-up companies and a consultant to five Fortune 500 companies. Jeff has been our product development consultant since the beginning of the program.