Disclosed is an apparatus for an application including a core device for the application. The apparatus includes a power (preferably RF energy) harvester connected to the core device to power the core device. Also disclosed is a method for an application. The method includes the steps of converting RF energy into usable energy. There is the step of powering the core device with the usable energy.

Title
Powering devices using RF energy harvesting
Application Number
11/447412
Publication Number
20060281435
Application Date
June 6, 2006
Publication Date
December 14, 2006
Inventor
Daniel W Harrist
Carnegie
PA, US
Charles E Greene
Pittsburgh
PA, US
John G Shearer
Ligonier
PA, US
Agent
Attorney at Law
PA, US
Agent
Ansel M Schwartz
PA, US
Assignee
FireFly Power Technologies
IPC
H04B 01/16
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