Phononic is a growth stage, consumer products company commercializing solid-state heat pumps and fully integrated systems that displace compressors for residential and commercial refrigeration, window mounted air conditioning and heating. The Company’s disruptive approach combines high-performance solid-state heat pumps integrated into a manufacturing-friendly systems architecture that realizes consumer products that are completely quiet, feature no moving parts, are energy efficient, and toxin-free.

Company Growth (employees)
Durham, US
Size (employees)
90 (est)+3%
Phononic was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in Durham, US

Key People at Phononic

Tony Atti, Ph.D.

Tony Atti, Ph.D.

President & CEO
Matt Trevithick

Matt Trevithick

Co-founder & Advisory Board Member
Ravi Chilukuri

Ravi Chilukuri

Vice President Product Development

Phononic Office Locations

Phononic has an office in Durham
Durham, US (HQ)
7 800 Capitola Dr

Phononic Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Phononic's latest funding round in December 2016 was reported to be $40 m. In total, Phononic has raised $240.3 m. Phononic's latest valuation is reported to be $284 m.

Phononic Financial Metrics


Market valuation

284 m
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Phononic News and Updates

Phononic raises a cool $40 million to make quiet, spacious refrigerators

 Refrigeration and air conditioning used to require vapor compressors, chemicals like Freon, fans, water chillers or passive heat sinks. But a North Carolina company called Phononic has developed solid state refrigeration technology instead. Phononic, which employs about 110 full-time today, just ra…

Phononic raises $30 million to rethink refrigeration

 A startup based in North Carolina’s Research Triangle Park, Phononic, wants to make refrigeration and temperature control far more efficient, and steadier, than is possible with traditional systems. Instead of relying on vapor compressors, fans, chillers or passive heat sinks, Phononic makes semico…

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