February 17, 2014
Fraunhofer IZM researchers are developing a miniature, low-power wireless microsystem to make hearing aids* so small they can be concealed out of sight within the ear.
The technology is also suitable for implants, pacemakers, and insulin pumps. This all means that the system uses only a fraction of the energy required by conventional devices, keeping cumbersome battery changes to a minimum. “Ideally, patients should not even be feeling of… read more