Generator harvests kinetic energy

Pierce, Julia
December 2003
Engineer (00137758);12/5/2003, Vol. 292 Issue 7641, p13
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.


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