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2013-11-19 23:32:13

MicroGen Wins 2013 MEMS Technology Showcase® with piezo-MEMS Vibrational Energy Harvesting Rochester, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 MicroGen Systems, Inc. (MicroGen) has developed the first commercially available piezoelectric MicroElectroMechanical Systems (piezo-MEMS) based vibrational energy harvester, which is a micro-power generator (MPG). MicroGen has created a DC power source by integrating its MPG with electronics and energy storage. The result is the BOLT™ Power Cell (see...

2013-07-16 23:27:58

Trial provides valuable insights into WSN flexibility and placement of energy harvesters. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 MicroGen Systems, Inc. (MicroGen), the manufacturer of the first piezoelectric MicroElectroMechanical Systems (piezo-MEMS) based vibrational energy harvesters or micro-power generators (MPG), has teamed with Facilities Management Services at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) to install and monitor a wireless sensor network (WSN) measuring temperature on...

2013-06-25 23:29:23

BOLT™ Power Cells use Linear’s LTC3588-1 piezoelectric energy harvesting conversion chip to power Dust Networks’ motes. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 MicroGen Systems, Inc. (“MicroGen”) announced today that vibration energy harvesting BOLT™ Power Cells (see Figure 1) enabled a live wireless sensor network (WSN) using Linear Technology’s (“Linear”) Dust Networks LTC5800-IPM SmartMesh™ IP mote-on-chip at the Sensors Expo and Conference exhibition in Rosemont, IL...

2013-03-06 23:02:05

Semiconductor/MEMS industry veterans to provide business and technical guidance. Ithaca, NY (PRWEB) March 06, 2013 MicroGen Systems, Inc. announced today that three (3) highly respected semiconductor and MEMS industry pioneers and executives have joined the company´s Advisory Board (AB). These individuals include:     Dr. Timothy Davis — Co-founder, Executive VP and CTO Kionix, Inc. , a division of ROHM Semiconductor, Ithaca, NY. Dr. Davis has been part of...

2012-10-10 04:01:17

Industry Veteran to Lead Technical Efforts as Company Begins Expansion Phase Ithaca, NY (PRWEB) October 09, 2012 Dr. Kathleen Vaeth (http://www.linkedin.com/pub/kathleen-vaeth/1/235/8a) has joined MicroGen Systems, Inc. as Vice President of Engineering. Dr. Vaeth has more than a decade of experience building and leading multi-disciplinary teams, most recently with Eastman Kodak. She has developed technologies in MEMS microfluidics, organic electronics and displays, and piezoelectric...

2012-06-05 23:00:57

Process Transfer Leads to Volume Production Ithaca, NY (PRWEB) June 05, 2012 MicroGen Systems, Inc. announced today that it has chosen X-FAB Semiconductor Foundries to produce the first MEMS based energy harvesters for the company. Headquartered in Erfurt, Germany, X-FAB is a multinational semiconductor and MEMS contract manufacturer. Dr. Robert Andosca, CEO and Cofounder of MicroGen, values this relationship. “MicroGen has selected an establishedcompany with the technical...

2011-08-03 02:00:00

ITHACA, N.Y., Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MicroGen Systems, Inc. (www.microgensystems.com) based at the Cornell Business and Technology Park in Ithaca, NY, has retained well-known Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS) executive Didier Lacroix as strategic advisor to the company. MicroGen is developing a MEMS-based Piezoelectric Vibrational Energy Harvester (PZEH) product-line called the BOLT(TM) for low power electronics and wireless applications. Lacroix comes to MicroGen through his...


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