MIT engineers have designed an ingestible sensor equipped with bacteria programmed to sense environmental conditions and relay the information to an electronic circuit.
Credits Image: Lillie Paquette/MIT
Smart city and Internet of Things
(IoT) technologies are being explored and developed to improve standards of
living. Institute of Sustainable Energy (iSE) by InnoEnergy course director, Dr.
Pep Salas Prat, argues that every smart city plan should begin with citizen
needs and not technology.
MIT researchers, working with scientists from
Brigham and Womenâ€™s Hospital, have developed a new way to power and
communicate with devices implanted deep within the human body. Image: courtesy of the researchers