The quest to develop eco-friendly energy solutions has been the goal of Vortical Tech's founders for over a decade. In that time, we have learned countless lessons and developed invaluable affiliations. As we roll-out our innovations, we are grateful for past contributions and excited about future possibilities. Power on!
Clyde Igarashi - Founder and managing member.
Jon Yamamoto - Co-founder. Currently based in Japan. Feels that energy efficiency is even more important today in the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear incident.
Victor C. - PhD in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering. Inventor or co-inventor on 30 Russian patents in robotics, machine tools and renewable energy. Author or co-author of approximately 100 research publications and tutorials. Principal investigator of both international and Russian research projects.
Jean-Francois Roy - Senior Mechanical Engineer/Designer/Fabricator. Previous experience in the energy industry. With over 8000 hours as a machinist and experience in electronics, Jean-Francois is a versatile member of the team.
Thrustcycle - A sister company focusing on gyroscopic vehicle technology.
Andrew G - Principal Design Engineer, Inventor and Intellectual Property Specialist. Inventor on 17 patents. Specialties include Digital Power Control and Renewable Energy Conversion.
ArcSling - A sister company developing innovative Personal Energy Converters which harness motion. The technology converts kinetic energy into electricity, and makes it possible to capture wave energy for distributed use.