Fall 2010 IAB
September 15 to 17

Alexander Frey, Siemens Corporate Research

Challenges and Perspectives for Commercialization of Energy Harvesting Technologies

The current status and perspectives of the energy harvesting market potentials are reviewed. Challenges and requirements from an industrial R&D perspective for ongoing commercialization are discussed. Technical hot topics to boost further market entrance are addressed. Finally, some of the addressed items are illustrated with reference to a tire pressure monitoring system (TPMS).