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Haser is a robot personal heater. It warms JUST YOU, not air, with a spotlight of heat. Even 15 ft away, even when you move, saving energy.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Clean Technology
  • Location Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded March 2012
  • Employees 2
  • Website

Company Summary

Haser is a patent-pending, award-winning smart robot "laser" personal heater, the first one, ever. Haser warms JUST YOU, not the air, even from 15 ft (5m). It sees you with a webcam and tilts to always keep you in a spotlight of radiant heat (infrared), even when you move. Hasers are smart, networkable, programmable and, keep you comfortable, saving 40% on bills. See the demo video at (had trouble uploading it).


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    Mahesh Viswanathan

    Mahesh is an entrepreneur on his second venture. He is a computer engineer with about 15 years experience. He also has a background in neuroscience, which is very useful for designing the artificial intelligence (AI) in Haser. He is the principal engineer of the device.

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    Vani Viswanathan
    Business Analyst

    Vani is a business analyst. She works part-time on Haser. She worked at BT (British Telecom) for many years, on projects such as the London Olympics. She coordinates the business side of things.

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    Dr. K Viswanathan

    Senior Scientist and Director (retired) at the Defence Department in India. He helps with the physics and mathematics of the R&D. His expertise is in applied mathematics & physics.

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    Alexis Campailla

    ALEXIS CAMPAILLA is a formidable software engineer. He is also an entrepreneur, having created two companies. He worked at Microsoft for many years, where he designed parts of the .NET platform. Every Windows user is using software he's designed & written.

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    Industry Experts, Connections, Designers, Engineers and others
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    We need to meet people with connections in cleantech, home robotics and licensing, experience in manufacturing & product design and anyone else who can help make Haser a success.


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    Claire Zopf, ZIP Law LLC