Lab & Service Firm

LiSO

Innovative Films & Membranes

Company History

LiSO Films & Plastics (LiSO) was found in 2010 at Rochester, NY; alongside business offices and laboratories:


  • LiSO Plastics, Charlotte, NC (2015)
  • LiSO Films, Lowell, MA (2014)
  • LiSO Films, Providence, RI (2013)
  • LiSO Film Technology, Rochester, NY
     (2010)   


LiSO leverage necessary resources by closely collaborating with consultants, contractors, and external laboratories.

Key Personnel

Jin Song, Ph.D., Chief Technologist
Dr. Song is a Principal Investigator (PI) on development of products, projects, and businesses. He was previously a lead engineer at SKC Films, Yale University, and ExxonMobil Chemical in manufacture and R&D, working on plastic films, polymers, processes, separators, polyelectrolyte, coatings, etc.  Dr. Song holds over 30 patents worldwide for technologies that he commercialized. He is the inventor of novel microporous films; and also taught a graduate polymer course while at Yale, developing a new polymeric foam and process. 

Dr. Song holds several certificates: i) Business/Finance/Project Management, Cornell Univ., Ithaca, NY and ii) Lean Six Sigma Green/Black Belts, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), Rochester, NY. He obtained Ph.D. on "Polyesters and Their Blend Films" in Polymer Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, OH. 

Dennis McGee, Ph.D., Chief Chemist
Dr. McGee has been working over 30 years on polymer coating and synthesis. He has a variety of experiences in managing projects and technologies, along with in-depth expertise in process scale-up from a lab to commercial line.

Dr. McGee worked previously as a lead chemist at Phillips and ExxonMobil on coatings, plastic films, separators, specialty products, etc. He is the inventor of the novel acrylic coatings, and has over 30 patents worldwide on cutting-edge products that he developed and commercialized. Dr. McGee holds Ph.D. in Chemistry from California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA.
 
A main business office is located at University Research Park, Charlotte, North Carolina.

 
Ilene Lee, C.A., CFO
Ms. Lee is a senior accountant, assuming various responsibilities in finance, business, and resources and relationship managements. She has an extensive experience in marketing of consumer products and completed a range of certificate training in business administration. Ms. Lee holds BA in accounting, SUNY Geneseo, NY.
 

LiSO experts have developed novel patented cavitation technologies, realizing the facile manufacture of porous plastic films, micron to nanoscale, from a wide variety of materials, compositions, and film structures. 

LiSO Patents

LiSO products and technologies cover a wide range of applications in energy storage, filtration, separation and purification of gases and fluids, CO2 and volatile capture, structural support, polymer electrolyte and solid state batteries, packaging, printing, labeling, etc.

LiSO oriented films are substantially thin and strong, suiting ideally as separator for batteries, fuel cells and supercapacitors.

  • US9617412 & US9487654: Foam, composition and method
  • US8906510: Film and method  
  • US8557919: Films and method
  • US8142893: Polymeric films   
  • US7713636: Multilayer films 
  • US2012/0114958: Polymer film with a metal receiving layer    
  • US2012/0100383: Metallized polypropylene film and process   
  • US2011/0195259: Metallizable and metallized polyolefin films  
  • WO2010059448: Cavitated films

  • US9284471: Polymer coatings  
  • US9358824: Printable film  
  • US9327554: TPE Laminates   
  • US9181441: Coating for labels
  • US2013/0059119: Label film structures 
  • WO2013/165486: Epoxylated polyalkyleneimine coatings 
  • CA2648379: Coated films  
  • US2011/0236703: Coated films