Out-of-Plane Continuous Electrostatic Micro-Power Generators
AbstractThis paper presents an out-of-plane electrostatic micro-power generator (MPG). Electret-based continuous MPGs with different gaps and masses are fabricated to demonstrate the merits of this topology. Experimental results of the MPG demonstrate output power of 1 mW for a base acceleration amplitude and frequency of 0.08 g and 86 Hz. The MPGs also demonstrate a wideband harvesting bandwidth reaching up to 9 Hz. A free-flight and an impact mode model of electrostatic MPGs are also derived and validated by comparison to experimental results. View Full-Text
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Mahmoud, M.A.E.; Abdel-Rahman, E.M.; Mansour, R.R.; El-Saadany, E.F. Out-of-Plane Continuous Electrostatic Micro-Power Generators. Sensors 2017, 17, 877.
Mahmoud MAE, Abdel-Rahman EM, Mansour RR, El-Saadany EF. Out-of-Plane Continuous Electrostatic Micro-Power Generators. Sensors. 2017; 17(4):877.Chicago/Turabian Style
Mahmoud, M. A.E.; Abdel-Rahman, E. M.; Mansour, R. R.; El-Saadany, E. F. 2017. "Out-of-Plane Continuous Electrostatic Micro-Power Generators." Sensors 17, no. 4: 877.
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