High efficiency sensing devices with magnetic alloys for electromagnetical field. High power electric devices such as motors, generators and so-forth. Bio-methane-gas burning engine and related technology. Ocean current/tidal power generation. Heat cascade utilization in energy generation system. Materials design for soft/hard magnetic alloys, Inver alloys, magnetostrictive materials and structural materials.
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