Metasonics will receive $13,400 in prize money from the University of Bristol's New Enterprise Competition (NEC). The company will look to replicate the progress of former NEC contestants such as Ultrahaptics who received $23m in funding in May 2017.
Sound-shaping tech start-up wins £10,000 backing fund
November 24, 2017
Metasonics, a revolutionary sound technology company founded by two University of Bristol academics as a joint venture with the University of Sussex, has won this year’s New Enterprise Competition [NEC] and £10,000 funding.
A super-material that bends, shapes and focuses sound waves that pass through it has been invented by scientists. The creation pushes the boundaries of metamaterials – a new class of finely-engineered surfaces that perform nature-defying tasks.