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A novel thick-film piezoelectric micro-generator

White, N.M., Glynne-Jones, P. and Beeby, S.P. (2001) A novel thick-film piezoelectric micro-generator Smart Materials and Structures, 10, (4), pp. 850-852. (doi:10.1088/0964-1726/10/4/403).

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Abstract

The use of alternative electrical energy sources to batteries is of particular significance to remote sensor systems. A vibration-powered micro-generator, based on a screen printed piezoelectric material, is proposed for this purpose. Theoretical and experimental results show that 2 µW can be generated for a vibration frequency of only 80 Hz. The device is not optimized and significant improvements are envisaged in the future.

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Published date: 7 August 2001
Organisations: EEE

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Local EPrints ID: 256612
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/256612
PURE UUID: 8c4bb0f7-5ef3-4a51-8e25-aca615b94ede
ORCID for N.M. White: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0003-1532-6452
ORCID for P. Glynne-Jones: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0001-5684-3953
ORCID for S.P. Beeby: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-0800-1759

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Date deposited: 02 Mar 2005
Last modified: 15 Sep 2017 16:34

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Author: N.M. White ORCID iD
Author: P. Glynne-Jones ORCID iD
Author: S.P. Beeby ORCID iD

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