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A self-sustaining, autonomous, wireless-sensor beacon powered from long-range, ambient, RF energy

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A self-sustaining, autonomous, wireless-sensor beacon powered from long-range, ambient, RF energy. / Vyas, Rushi; Cook, Benjamin; Kawahara, Yoshihiro; Tentzeris, Manos.

2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013. 2013. 6697786.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

Harvard

Vyas, R, Cook, B, Kawahara, Y & Tentzeris, M 2013, A self-sustaining, autonomous, wireless-sensor beacon powered from long-range, ambient, RF energy. in 2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013., 6697786, 2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013, Seattle, WA, United States, 2/06/13. https://doi.org/10.1109/MWSYM.2013.6697786

APA

Vyas, R., Cook, B., Kawahara, Y., & Tentzeris, M. (2013). A self-sustaining, autonomous, wireless-sensor beacon powered from long-range, ambient, RF energy. In 2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013 [6697786] https://doi.org/10.1109/MWSYM.2013.6697786

Vancouver

Vyas R, Cook B, Kawahara Y, Tentzeris M. A self-sustaining, autonomous, wireless-sensor beacon powered from long-range, ambient, RF energy. In 2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013. 2013. 6697786 https://doi.org/10.1109/MWSYM.2013.6697786

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Vyas, Rushi ; Cook, Benjamin ; Kawahara, Yoshihiro ; Tentzeris, Manos. / A self-sustaining, autonomous, wireless-sensor beacon powered from long-range, ambient, RF energy. 2013 IEEE MTT-S International Microwave Symposium Digest, MTT 2013. 2013.

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