Workshop Schedule

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DAY 1

  • KEYNOTE

    • Luca Gammaitoni, UNIPG, Fundamental Physical Limits in the Energy Consumption of IoT Devices

  • TRANSDUCERS (TECHNICAL SESSION 1B)

    • Mahmoud Wagih, Univ of Glasgow, RF Wireless Power Transfer: the enabler of large area electronics?

    • Carlos Mastrangelo, Univ of Utah, Energy Scavenging for Ocular Microsystems

    • Meiling Zhu, Univ of Exeter, Zero Power, Large Area Rail Track Monitoring Enabled by Electromagnetic Energy Harvesting

  • ENERGY STORAGE (TECHNICAL SESSION 1C)

    • Carlos Schlabitz, TDK, A Rechargeable Solid-state SMD Battery for the Stand-alone IoT Application

    • Christian Dietrich, FastCAP, Reflowable Supercapacitors for Energy Harvesting and IoT Applications

    • Libu Manjakkal, Edinburgh Napier Univ, Electrochemical Capacitors as an Energy Storage Device Using Advanced Functional Materials for Flexible and Wearable Applications

  • PANEL SESSION: SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS (PANEL 1E)

    • Davide Brunelli, Univ of Trento, Plant Microbial Fuel Cells for Sustainable Electronics

    • Cristina Rusu, RISE, Flexible Energy Harvester System

    • Giovanni Landi, ENEA, Challenges in Eco-friendly Sensor Integration in EH

    • Sadok Ben Dkhil, Dracula Tech, Printable, Lightweight and Flexible Organic-based EH Systems: materials, processes, and applications
  • POSTERS & LIVE, FUNCTIONAL DEMOS PRESENTED ON DAY 1 (though will be left up for all three days for convenience). Details can be found below.

DAY 2

  • KEYNOTE

    • Daniela Iacopino, Tyndall, Fabrication of Green Electronic Materials and Components for Sustainable Energy Storage and Harvesting

  • SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS (TECHNICAL SESSION 2B)

    • Andrea Lamberti, POLITO, Sustainable Materials for Electrochemical Energy Harvesting and Storage Devices: Development and Integration

    • Giovanni Landi, ENEA, Supercapacitors Based on Sustainable Materials from Renewable Resources

    • Daniela Iacopino, Tyndall, Green Electronic Components and Systems (ECS) White Paper Overview

  • MATERIALS PACKAGING/INTEGRATION (TECHNICAL SESSION 2C)

    • Stefano Marchionna, RSE, High Performing Anodes for Post-Lithium Ion Batteries

    • Peter Woias, Univ of Freiburg, Thermal Energy Harvesting: From Low to High Delta T

    • Thomas Brown, Tor Vergata Univ of Rome, Perovskite PV for Flexible & Indoor Applications

  • POWER MANAGEMENT (TECHNICAL SESSION 2D)

    • Andrea Ballo, Univ of Catania, Fully On-chip DC-DC Switched Capacitor Converters: Design and Novel Solutions for Energy Harvesting

    • Domenico Balsamo, Newcastle University, Unlocking the Potential of EH-based IoT Systems through Intermittent Computing and Cutting-Edge Energy and Time Management

    • Bruno Damien, e-peas, Optimizing Energy Harvesting Micro-power Design and Ecosystem Elements Choice for Better System Performance

  • PANEL SESSION: ECOSYSTEMS (PANEL 2E)

    • Baoxing Chen, ADI, Fast-Tracking Sustainable IoT: Accelerating the Path through the Energy Harvesting Ecosystem

    • Orazio Aiello, Univ of Genoa, UBIGIOT: Ultra-Low Design-Effort, Energy-Efficient and Battery-Indifferent Sensor Node for the Green Internet of Things

    • Brian Zahnstecher, PowerRox, The Power Sources Manufacturer’s Association (PSMA): Where the Power Electronics and Power IoT Ecosystems Converge

    • Shad Roundy, Univ of Utah, ASSIST: Vigilant Health Monitoring through Self-powered Wearable Technologies

    • Valeria Nico, Univ of Limerick, CONNECT: Energy Research for Sustainable IoT Solutions

    • Alex Weddell, Univ of Southampton, The UK Energy Harvesting Network

    • Thomas Brown, Tor Vergata Univ of Rome, The Energy Harvesting Roadmap

DAY 3

  • KEYNOTE

    • Bruno Damien, e-peas, Can the Electronic Shelf Label (ESL) Market be a Target Application Market for EH?

  • SYSTEM INTEGRATION/TRL PROGRESSION/REAL APPS (TECHNICAL SESSION 3B)

    • Michele Magno, ETH Zurich, Empowering the Future of IoT: Always-On Smart Sensors, Energy Harvesting, and Tiny Machine Learning

    • Roberto La Rosa, INNOITALY, Enabling the Future of Massive IoT: Overcoming Integration Challenges for Maintenance-free Wireless Sensor Nodes

    • Eoin Ahern, Tyndall, Energy Harvesting Testbed for Optimising Energy-constrained WSN Nodes and Networks

  • SYSTEM INTEGRATION/TRL PROGRESSION/REAL APPS (TECHNICAL SESSION 3C)

    • Maria Doglioni, Univ of Trento, Harvesting Nature’s Power: Plant-Microbial Fuel Cells & Adaptive Self-Scaling Energy Storage for Battery-free IoT

    • Gerd vom Bogel, Fraunhofer IMS, Energy Harvesting and Power Management for a Retrofittable Current Sensor for Grid Condition Analysis

    • Elisabetta Boco, Eagleprojects, IoT Applications for Smart Cities

  • PANEL SESSION: FUTURE DIRECTIONS & WRAP-UP (PANEL 3D)

    • Luca Castellini, WisePower, From R&D to Industrial Design, Paving the Way to Self-Powered IoT Commercial Adoption

    • Corrado Boragno, Univ of Genoa, The Future of Wind/Wave Energy Harvesting

    • Maeve Duffy, Univ of Galway, System-level Considerations Enable Energy Harvesting Component Optimisation

POSTERS

    • Maeve Duffy, Univ of Galway, Investigating Domino Resonators for Enabling Energy Harvesting at a Distance in RFID Cards

    • Ibnu Taufan, Univ of Limerick, Nonlinear Piezoelectric Vibrational Energy Harvester Using an Ortho-Planar Spring and an H-I Structure for Powering IoT Sensors

    • Julia Cipo, Fraunhofer ISIT, Towards Integrated 3D Micro-Batteries Using PowderMEMS Technology

    • Nouman Ghafoor, Univ of Limerick, Planar Electromagnetic Vibrational Energy Harvester for IoT Applications

    • Eugen Vambolt, TU Nuremberg, Performance Enhancement of a Thermoelectric Generator Using a 2D-simulation and a Physics-informed Neural Network for Autonomous-Level Monitoring of Motorized Vehicles

    • Ningning Wang, Hangzhou Dianzi University, Electromagnetic Vibration Energy Harvesters for WSNs Applications

    • Ningning Wang, CPSS, Introduction of CPSS and Energy Harvesting Research Activities in China

    • Sebastian Bader, Mid Sweden Univ, Six-phase Variable Reluctance Energy Harvester for Smart Bearing Hub Units

    • Eoin Ahern, Tyndall, Energy Optimisation Using the EnTICe Energy Harvesting Testbed with Cloud Access

    • Mario Costanza, Tyndall, Power Optimization of Energy Harvesting Wireless Sensor Node Systems Via a Simulation Tool

    • Gabriele Perna, UNIPG, 3D-printed Piezoelectrets Based on Foamed PLA for Energy Harvesting Applications

    • Paola Tinivelli, UNIPG, An Autonomous Sensing System for Monitoring Dissolved Carbon Dioxide of Natural Waters for Geochemical Applications

    • Valentin Daniel Paccoia, UNIPG, Chipless RFID for Environmental Monitoring

    • Daniel Woodward, Tyndall, Ultra-wide Timing Range DTC for Ultra-Low-Power PMIC

    • Michael Benegiamo, UNIPG, Design and Implementation of a WPT System for Industrial Application

    • Mirco Lo Monaco, POLITO, One and Two-degrees-of-freedom Gravitational Energy Harvester Designs for Ultra-Low-Power IoT Applications

    • Cristina Rusu, RISE, Energy Harvesting Feasibility for Safety Buckle Belt

    • Alessandro Piovano, POLITO, New Binders and Separators with Recycled PVB: From Waste to Li- and Na-ion Batteries

    • Wenyu Peng, TU Delft, Front-end Triboelectric Nanogenerator (TENG) & Back-end Power Management IC Design

    • Hugo Cruz, Tyndall, Development of an Ultra-Low-Power Digital Energy-harvesting PMIC Platform

    • Gabriel Christmann, CSEM, Solar Harvesting Solutions at CSEM

    • Veda Nagaraja, Tyndall, INFRACHIP: A free infrastructure and technology access programme

    • Marco Privitera, Univ of Catania, Sub-μW Oscillator-Less WiFi Backscattering Transmitter Reusing RF Signal for Harvesting and Sensor-Less Motion Detection with Battery-Less Smart Tag Demonstration

    • Daire Joyce, Boston Scientific, Boston Scientific Medical Device Factory Asset Tracking

    • Séamus Hickey, DePuy, Long Life Geolocation Solution for Orthopaedic Surgical Loaner Kits

DEMOS

    • Lorandt Foelkel, Wurth Elektronik, MULTIPLE DEMOS, TBA***

    • Eoin Ahern, Tyndall, EnTICe: Energy Harvesting Testbed with Remote Access

    • Mario Costanza, Tyndall, Optimization of Energy Harvesting-Wireless Sensor Nodes Via a Simulation Tool

    • Wenyu Peng, TU Delft, On-chip Power Management Interface for Sliding Triboelectric Nanogenerator

    • Roberto La Rosa, INNOITALY, Energy Autonomous Wireless Sensor Node for Ammonia Monitoring with LoRa Connectivity

    • Roberto La Rosa, INNOITALY, Energy Autonomous Wireless Sensor Node for Oxygen Monitoring with LoRa Connectivity

***NOTE: full title pending confirmation.