WHO WE ARE
MNC Engineering LLC is a private company dedicated to promoting the Hyper4 engine. The company consists of 4 founders, who through their diligent efforts and technical and scientific expertise are developing a good idea into a workable and viable product. Our intent is to present this concept to industry by first partnering with an engine company or laboratory to develop a working prototype and then selling or licensing the patent to interested manufacturers.
Bernie Bon - Director and Shareholder of MNC Engineering LLC & Owner and Operator of MNC Vinyl Inc.
Born in The Netherlands, studied at McGill University in Quebec, Canada and currently lives in Los Angeles, California.
Jorge Martins Ph.D. - Director and Shareholder of MNC Engineering LLC
Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Minho in Portugal, where he lectures on thermodynamics and thermal engines and is the head of the Thermal Engines Laboratory.
He is responsible for some of the technical and scientific aspects of the patent which come in line with his subject of research: over-expansion and internal regeneration (water injection) in Internal Combustion Engines.
Francisco Brito Ph.D. - Partner of MNC Engineering LLC
Postdoctoral Researcher and Invited Assistant Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the University of Minho (Portugal). He was born in Angola, made his Mechanical Engineering studies in Lisbon (BSc, IST, 1998) and Guimarães (PhD, UMinho, 2009) and lives in Braga, Portugal. He has co-authored more than 40 papers in prestigious scientific journals and conferences in the field of automotive energy efficiency technologies, including high efficiency engines, waste heat recovery, lubrication and electric mobility.
Tiago Costa MME - Technical partner of MNC Engineering LLC and PhD student of the MIT Portugal Program at University of Minho, Portugal.