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ECE Assistant Professor Shrivastava Awarded Patent

August 29, 2017

ECE Assistant Professor Aatmesh Shrivastava has been awarded a patent for “Single Inductor Multiple Output Discontinuous Mode DC-DC Converter and Process.”


Abstract Source: USPTO

A system comprising an ambient energy source, a power supply, and a power storage device. The ambient energy source is coupled to a first terminal end of an inductor. The power supply is also coupled to the first terminal end of the inductor. The Power storage device is coupled to a second terminal end of the inductor. The ambient energy source provides power through the inductor in a first direction to the power storage device. The power storage device provides power through the inductor to the power supply in a second direction opposite the first direction.