At only the age of 19 years, he was one of the engineering students at the Polytechnic Institute at Graz.
Prior to his Ph D, Kari received a Master’s degree in Social Sciences from the University of Helsinki and completed a Master’s programme at the Open University of Catalonia on information society.
Kari has also worked for a range of IT companies, both big and small, and held roles in different areas such as software development, market predictions and operations.
At some point in 1912, he showed signs of obsessive compulsive disorder.
He would never recover from the condition and ended up in huge debts.
Increasing one area will significantly impact the other, and the ideal equation is always being sought after.
For example, if you increase energy density for higher range and lower cost, the cycle life takes a major hit. We want our batteries to last 15-20 years and the car to go 500 miles, but this is a problem every battery scientist has faced for the last 30 years,” Kempaiah commented in the interview.
He spent a number of years of his life thinking electromagnetic field, which affected school work.
He did not even finish his studies because of these thoughts and gambling habits. Having recovered from the nervous breakdown, he moved to Budapest.
To deal with the problem, the Westinghouse Company offered him millions of money for his royalties.
Just before the 20th century, he invented coils, commonly known as Tesla coils, which could generate high voltages and frequencies. P Morgan, who went ahead and built a giant transmission plant for the idea.