TITLE

Generator harvests kinetic energy

AUTHOR(S)
Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
December 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);12/5/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7641, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the significance of the energy converted from the vibrations of walls and windows to sensors used to monitor the structural health and temperature of buildings. Research team that has created a tiny generator which harvest the kinetic energy caused by resonance; Maximum power of the generator created; Benefits of the breakthrough for the electrical industry.
ACCESSION #
12110613

 

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