Forget your cellphone charger at home? IPod battery running low? Soon
you won't have to worry, because your body will recharge your
electronics (and no, not in a creepy Matrixway).
Nokia, the world's largest manufacturer of cellphones, recently filed a
U.S. patent for a phone charger that harvests kinetic energy.
She's inventing medical devices, helping babies and the elderly, getting
her Ph.D. in biomedical engineering, and founding a
start-up company - all at the age of 24. Sanna Gaspard,
recently named one of IEEE's "New Faces of Engineering," has been described by her
coworkers as an "energizer bunny."