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Name Dr Bernard Stark
Job title Reader in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Department Department of Electrical & Electronic Engineering University of Bristol
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Qualifications MA(ETHZurich), PhD(Cantab)
Professional details
Keywords micro renewables
miniature power sources
optimise efficiency
complex systems
Areas of expertise I am currently researching micro renewables and the technology needed to exploit these sources of energy. This includes projects such as: miniature power sources for self-powered sensors for use in healthcare and in extreme environments; the electrical 'joining up' of many different micro renewable sources (for example building-integrated wind and photovoltaic generators); the management of electrical energy to optimise efficiency and reduce system costs; general power management for complex systems with multiple sources; and the design of efficient power converters.

I have worked on many collaborations with industry and other universities and am keen to continue these and to establish new links.
Languages (other than English)
German spoken    written