Some wearable manufacturers don’t consider energy harvesting (of any sort) a good return on investment. In pursuit of self-powered wearables, EE researchers are looking to change that.
August 05, 2021 by Kristijan Nelkovski
Recently, energy harvesting technology has become more and more prevalent. What are the basics of it and what new PMICs are making waves?
July 13, 2021 by Jake Hertz
With its new PMIC, e-peas hopes to enable more performant energy harvesting for IoT devices. But to do so, what are the challenges that come with IoT energy harvesting?
June 18, 2021 by Jake Hertz
Triboelectric nanogenerators (or "TENGs") aren't the newest technology on the block. However, global research indicates they may change energy-harvesting technology through the power of movement.
April 24, 2021 by Ikimi .O
E-textile research is common, but efforts to commercialize this technology are not. With setbacks like a reliable power supply and safety, will e-textiles ever make a significant market debut?
March 19, 2021 by Rushi Patel
Engineers in South Korea have developed a process that could lead to the realization of embedded wearable electronics.
October 03, 2020 by Luke James
After 100 wash cycles, it was the fabric—not the electronics—that failed.
May 06, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
The secret sauce? Renesas' silicon-on-thin-buried-oxide (SOTB) process technology.
March 19, 2020 by Gary Elinoff
Researchers from Nagoya University and Kyushu University have used the energy harvested from the movement of liquid and developed a device that generates electricity.
February 24, 2020 by Luke James
A team of engineers from University of California San Diego have created a biofuel cell that produces ten times the power of its predecessors
September 05, 2017 by Zabrel Holsman
The new flexible self-adapting triboelectric generator (saTENG) could solve the problem of powering wearable devices.
June 23, 2016 by Zabrel Holsman
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