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A compact energy transducer for power generation from respiration
(Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2019)
This paper reports a compact magnetic transducer developed for generating electrical power from respiration. The device incorporates a side-drive turbine rotor with embedded permanent magnets and two stators, integrated ...
A belt-integrated piezoelectric energy harvester for wearable electronic devices
This paper reports a novel piezoelectric energy harvester incorporated on a waistbelt for power generation from waist movements. The device is composed of multiple piezoelectric disks in 3 D-printed encapsulations and ...
A sub-cm3 energy harvester for in-vivo biosensors
(Microelectronic Engineering, 2020)
The development of a kinetic energy harvester for in-vivo applications is reported. Consisting of an untethered magnetic platform encased by two stators, the device converts normal body movements into electrical power. A ...
Monitoring of actuation conditions in a micro- turbo-generator
(IEEE Sensors Journal, 2013)
This paper presents the theory and implementation of an integrated sensing technique for the real-time measurement of applied actuation conditions in a micro-turbo-generator. The device is composed of a microturbine rotor ...
Energy harvesting from knee motion using piezoelectric patch transducers
(Academic Platform Journal of Engineering and Science, 2019)
This paper presents a piezoelectric energy harvesting device that generates electrical power from knee motion during human gait. The device is composed of two MEMS-based piezoelectric patch transducers optimized for placement ...
Hybrid magnetic-piezoelectric energy harvester for power generation around waistline from gait
(Journal of Electrical Engineering & Technology, 2019)
The development of a novel hybrid energy harvester for scavenging power around human waistline is presented. The harvester is composed of mm-scale electromagnetic coils and piezoelectric transducers incorporated on a belt, ...