An article on PhysOrg reports UB researchers are
developing a piezoelectric system that converts the heart’s
vibrational energy into electricity to power pacemakers, and quotes
Hooman Ansari, a PhD candidate in the Department of Mechanical and
Graduate students from across the School of Engineering and
Applied Sciences presented their research posters to faculty,
staff, fellow students, and members of the community during the
annual Graduate Student Poster Competition.