Special Issue "Energy Harvesting"
A special issue of Micromachines (ISSN 2072-666X).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 January 2011)
Dr. Luc Fréchette
Département de Génie Mécanique, Université de Sherbrooke, 2500 Boulevard de l'Université, Sherbrooke, Québec J1K 2R1, Canada
Phone: +1 819 821 8000
Fax: +1 819 821 7163
Interests: MEMS; energy conversion; micro fuel cells; microturbines; heat and vibration energy harvesting; harsh environment sensors; microfluidics; thermal management; packaging
Prof. Dr. Peter Woias
Laboratory for Design of Microsystems, Department of Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK), University of Freiburg, Georges-Koehler-Alle 102, 79110 Freiburg, Germany
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Review: Recent Progress in Piezoelectric Conversion and Energy Harvesting Using Nonlinear Electronic Interfaces and Issues in Small Scale Implementation
Micromachines 2011, 2(2), 274-294; doi:10.3390/mi2020274
Received: 2 April 2011; in revised form: 23 May 2011 / Accepted: 25 May 2011 / Published: 3 June 2011| Download PDF Full-text (725 KB) | Download XML Full-text
Last update: 13 April 2011