Global Sources
EE Times-Asia
Stay in touch with EE Times Asia
 Catch the latest in   Vital Signs     Tech Watch     In Asia 
EE Times-Asia > Power/Alternative Energy
Power/Alternative Energy  

Reducing open-heart surgeries thru new energy harvesting tech

Posted: 30 Dec 2013  Print Version  Bookmark and Share Subscribe 

Keywords:University of Waterloo  energy harvester  pacemaker  wireless sensor 

[Summary of tips] An innovative technology has been developed by researchers at the University of Waterloo has the potential to lessen the number of open-heart surgeries for people with pacemakers. The wideband hybrid energy harvesters use different types of smart materials to convert ambient vibrations into electricity. Used in pacemakers, the ......
Please login or register with us to view this article>>

Article Comments - Reducing open-heart surgeries thru n...
*  You can enter [0] more charecters.
*Verify code:
Back to Top