Program » PowerMEMS School

Description and Speakers List

We are pleased to announce the continuation of the PowerMEMS School. PowerMEMS School 2022 will be held in conjunction with the PowerMEMS conference on Monday, December 12, 2022, from 9:00 - 17:00. This one-day school will provide overview and education covering various topics related to energy conversion and applications. World leading experts will give invited lectures on their main topics. The wide coverage offered by the school will be ideal for Ph.D candidates, industry researchers, and practitioners including newcomers to the field who want to broaden their understanding and knowledge over the field. Each lecture will have a tutorial character while overviewing the state of the art on the topic.

Topic 1: Energy conversion, transfer, and storage
  • Sean Choi (Biofuel Cells)
  • Philippe Basset (Triboelectricity)
  • Paul Mitcheson (Wireless Power Transfer)
Topic 2: Materials and manufacturing methods
  • Rafal Walczak (Additive Manufacturing)
  • Peter Woias (Printed Circuit Boards Inspired Manufacturing)
Topic 3: PowerMEMS applications
  • Kevin Chen (Autonomous Microrobots)
  • Ryan St. Pierre (Power Limits in Small, Fast Biological and Engineered Systems)