Energy Harvesting Active Networked Tags (EnHANTs) for Ubiquitous Object Networking (Energy Harvesting & Storage USA 2010)

Ms Maria Gorlatova
Columbia University
United States
Nov 16, 2010.

Presentation Summary

  • Describe the EnHANTs capabilities and potential applications.
  • Provide an overview of the energy harvesting and Ultra-Wideband (UWB) technologies that would enable the realization of EnHANTs, and describe the important paradigm shifts associated with these technologies.
  • Describe some of our recently designed components.
  • Discuss the results of our ongoing indoor light measurement campaign.

Speaker Biography (Maria Gorlatova)

Maria Gorlatova is a PhD Candidate in the Columbia University Electrical Engineering Department. Her research interests are in the area of networking ultra-low-power wireless devices. Maria received her B.S. and M.S. degrees from the University of Ottawa, Canada. Prior to joining Columbia?s PhD program Maria worked as a Research Scientist at Defence R&D Canada, and at Telcordia Technologies. Maria is a recipient of the Canadian Graduate Scholar (CGS) NSERC Fellowship and is a Columbia University Presidential Fellow.