R Venkatesha Prasad completed PhD from IISc, Bangalore, India in 2004. During PhD research, a scalable VoIP conferencing platform was designed. Many new ideas including a conjecture, were formulated and tested by developing an application suite...
Chris Glaser: Providing the energy of things to the internet of things
Source: „Providing the ‘energy of things’ to the ‘internet of things’ is difficult. With so many things around your home or office or car, no one power source can be used for each of them.
Some can be plugged into the wall, others need to run off of batteries, and still others are not suitable for either of those power sources—these should harvest energy from the surrounding environment’s sunshine, wind, or vibrations.
TPS62740 applicationBut with all of these different power types comes one overarching need—efficiency.
With so many things to connect together, very little power should be consumed by them. And what is consumed shouldn’t be wasted and given off as heat. The low and efficient power consumption of these devices is what unites them together.”