What is it?

SCAVENGE is a project funded by the European Union in the framework of the H2020 Marie Skłodowska Curie Action - Innovative Training Network


Energy sustainability is key to future mobile networks due to their foreseen capacity upsurge. SCAVENGE introduces the concept of Sustainable 5G Mobile Network, based on the premise that environmental energy can be scavenged through dedicated harvesting hardware, so as to power



SCAVENGE aims to create a training network for early-stage researchers (ESRs) who will contribute to the design and implementation of eco-friendly and sustainable next-generation 5G networks and become leaders in the related scientific, technological, and industrial initiatives. To realise its


Research Group

SCAVENGE consortium is composed of world-class research centres and companies that are in the forefront of mobile communication and renewable energy research and technology development. The attitude of the industrial partners towards the strong investment in R&D and their strategic

Call: H2020-MSCA-ITN-2015
Type of Action: MSCA-ITN-ETN
Number: 675891
Duration: 48 months
Start date: 2016-02-01
EU Contribution: € 3,653,723.88
Project Coordinator: Paolo Dini - CTTC
Project Officer: Nina Poumpalova - REA

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