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Text Box: Current Directions:

NOVEL MFC CONFIGURATIONS: such as the bendable, spliceable, tubular “biocable” configuration shown.

for attaining high-output MFCs

NON-MFC ENERGY CONVERSION: using biomimetics to increase power-density by several orders of magnitude

INTEGRATING FOOD ENERGY CONVERSION SYSTEMS INTO MOBILE PLATFORMS: for use in both terrestrial and aquatic environments.

SENSORS & SYSTEMS: for autonomous food recognition, preprocessing and defecation.

 REF: Proceedings of the 230th  ACS Annual Meeting, Div. Fuel Chem., Adv. Fuel Cell Res., Bio. Fuel Cells, paper #115,  Washington, D.C., 8/28 – 9/1, 2005