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Eric Biel

Powercast Corporation
Principal Electrical Engineer
Eric Biel, Principal Electrical Engineer, earned his undergraduate and graduate degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh in 2010 and 2012 respectively. His thesis work included both "Effects of Ground Plane Size on PCB Edge Mount Antennas" and "Design Issues in Multi-Band RF Energy Harvesting." His professional background includes extensive experience in Class III (life supporting/sustaining) medical device design, antenna, RF and PCB design as well as nano-power electrical design. He has one issued patent in medical device design with numerous pending applications in the wireless power and RFID fields. Mr. Biel has presented at a host of industry leading conferences and seminars in the US on topics ranging from RF/inductive power transfer to defibrillator hardware architecture.