Research & development - Eindhoven | More than two weeks ago
Inductive powering is the most widely used technique for powering implants. However, it suffers from sensitivity to position / orientation of the implant itself. To solve this issue, power transmitters with multiple coils seem a promising solution. However, controlling properly both phases and amplitudes of the transmitting coils is not trivial suing off-the-shelf components. Therefore, there is need for an integrated circuit to drive the coils. The scope of this thesis is to design, verify, document and layout a chip for controlling an inductive power transmitter consisting of multiple coils.
By working in the biomedical IC design team, you will have the opportunity to grow your knowledge by interacting with very experienced and internationally recognized analog and digital designers. Additionally, the department includes a variety of expertise, including system design, algorithm development, clinical tests and so on.
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