Kara N. Bocan

Kara N. Bocan (S’10) received the B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering from the University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, in 2012. She is currently working toward the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Pittsburgh. Her research interests include tissue electromagnetics and adaptive tuning for wireless implantable medical devices.

Associated articles

JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Tissue Variability and Antennas for Power Transfer to Wireless Implantable Medical Devices
   The design of effective transcutaneous systems demands the consideration of inevitable variations in tissue characteristics, which vary across body areas, among individuals, and over time. The purpose of this paper was to design and evaluate several printed antenna topologies for... Read more