08145180 is referenced by 3 patents and cites 414 patents.

A process device includes a controller and a wireless communications module. The wireless communications module is coupled to the controller. A power generation module is provided to generate electricity for the process device. The power generator module can be disposed within the process device or it can be a separate unit coupled to the process device.

Title
Power generation for process devices
Application Number
11/236317
Publication Number
8145180 (B2)
Application Date
September 27, 2005
Publication Date
March 27, 2012
Inventor
Mark Fandrey
Eden Prairie
MN, US
Steven R Trimble
Prior Lake
MN, US
Andrew J Klosinski
Chaska
MN, US
Gregory C Brown
Chanhassen
MN, US
Agent
Westman Champlin & Kelly P A
Christopher R Christenson
Assignee
Rosemount
MN, US
IPC
H01M 10/44
G06F 1/00
G05B 11/01
H04B 1/16
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