COST Action event

COST Action event

The microwave and antenna engineering research cluster of MISEC, Institute of Sensors Signals and Systems in the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences, hosted the inaugural working group and management committee meeting of COST Action ic1301 WiPE: Wireless Power Transmission for Sustainable Electronics on 24 and 25 March at the Heriot-Watt University Edinburgh Campus.

The event brought together 37 academic institutions and seven industrial partners from 27 different countries, forming the core of a globally leading EU-based community in the field of wireless power transmission that delivers strategies tailored for battery-less systems, battery-free sensors, passive RFID, Near Field Communications (NFC) and fosters the Internet of Things.