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The Interface between Nanoenergy and Self-Powered Electronics

Yi-Lin Wang, Hai-Tao Deng, Zhen-Yu Ren, Xin-Tian Liu, Yu Chen, Cheng Tu, Jun-Lian Chen, Xiao-Sheng Zhang
2021 Sensors  
We expect to offer a line of thought for future research on self-powered electronics.  ...  The nanoenergy generated by nanogenerators is supposed to be used to overcome the problem of energy supply problems for portable electronics and to be applied to self-powered microsystems including sensors  ...  (b) As-synthesized Ag nanowires and PVDF(polyvinylidene fluoride)-based composite: PVDF-based sensor for force sensing and body monitoring [45] .  ... 
doi:10.3390/s21051614 pmid:33668954 pmcid:PMC7956396 fatcat:zapo53qfzrbhtnm3o26zvneatu

Triboelectric and Piezoelectric Nanogenerators for Future Soft Robots and Machines

Min Pan, Chenggang Yuan, Xianrong Liang, Jun Zou, Yan Zhang, Chris Bowen
2020 iScience  
The triboelectric nanogenerator (TENG) and piezoelectric nanogenerator (PENG) are two recently developed technologies for effective harvesting of ambient mechanical energy for the creation of self-powered  ...  This perspective provides an overview of the current state of the art in triboelectric and piezoelectric devices that are used as self-powered sensors and energy harvesters for soft robots and machines  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS We thank the support from The Leverhulme Trust for the Leverhulme Research Fellowship RF-2020-503\4 and the University of Bath Alumni Fund F1920A-RS02.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.isci.2020.101682 pmid:33163937 pmcid:PMC7607424 fatcat:7unyr675rbhfljbjxgjdfrmy6y

Plastic and transformation interactions of pores in shape memory alloy plates

Pingping Zhu, Aaron P Stebner, L Catherine Brinson
2014 Smart materials and structures (Print)  
A three-dimensional constitutive model for shape memory alloys (SMAs) is developed along the lines of the Stebner-Brinson (SB) implementation of the Panico-Brinson model.  ...  Despite their excellent potential for energy harvesting, very few PFC mechanisms have been developed to capture the human body power and convert it into an electric current to power wearable electronic  ...  Oriented polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) fibers in the form of nonwoven fabric have been directly written on a glass tube for aligned piezoelectricity.  ... 
doi:10.1088/0964-1726/23/10/104008 fatcat:gstlcwu6zvaa5lhql5yg4gtjdy

Nanogenerators as a Sustainable Power Source: State of Art, Applications, and Challenges

Sridhar Sripadmanabhan Indira, Chockalingam Aravind Vaithilingam, Kameswara Satya Prakash Oruganti, Faizal Mohd, Saidur Rahman
2019 Nanomaterials  
Nanogenerators based on nano energy are the growing technology that facilitate self-powered systems, sensors, and flexible and portable electronics in the booming era of IoT (Internet of Things).  ...  Bioenergy, hydropower, solar, and wind are some of the well-established renewable energy sources that help to attain the need for energy at mega to gigawatts power scale.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/nano9050773 pmid:31137520 pmcid:PMC6566161 fatcat:ou2uzuyxozdxphrkkbvrsieuq4

A Review of Printable Flexible and Stretchable Tactile Sensors

Kirthika Senthil Kumar, Po-Yen Chen, Hongliang Ren
2019 Research  
Owing to its varied range of applications in the field of wearable electronics, soft robotics, human-machine interaction, and biomedical devices, it is required of these sensors to be flexible and stretchable  ...  Flexible and stretchable tactile sensors that are printable, nonplanar, and dynamically morphing are emerging to enable proprioceptive interactions with the unstructured surrounding environment.  ...  A widely used FSE material for piezoelectric sensors is polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) and its copolymer, polyvinylidene fluoride-trifluoroethylene (PVDF-TrFE), due to its high dimensional stability and  ... 
doi:10.34133/2019/3018568 pmid:31912031 pmcid:PMC6944518 fatcat:2rmgnksnwzcy3ki2yj6sgnhrhq

Pertinence of Textile-Based Energy Harvesting System for Biomedical Applications

Shriya V. Iyer, Jyothis George, Suhasini Sathiyamoorthy, Rohini Palanisamy, Abhijit Majumdar, Pandiyarasan Veluswamy, Dong Kee Yi
2022 Journal of Nanomaterials  
In this review article, we have introduced a concept of bridging the textile industry and biomedical sensors to yield a self-powered biomedical system that operates on textile-based energy harvesters.  ...  The energy released by different actions in human motion has been quantified along with insights on its effective utilization in the form of energy harvesters in the subsequent sections.  ...  The coating of functional materials (sensing and transducing) can occur during the lower dimensional stage of the hierarchy and, in the final, thus being more flexible than traditional electronics.  ... 
doi:10.1155/2022/7921479 fatcat:fx7q2bxb2fg7njv34akyoqrlqa

Self-Powered Sensors: New Opportunities and Challenges from Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials

Eunkwang Lee, Hocheon Yoo
2021 Molecules  
Integration of these self-operating systems and new applications for neuromorphic sensors are also reviewed.  ...  A timely overview is provided of unconventional nanomaterial sensors operated by self-sufficient energy, focusing on the energy source classification and comparisons of studies including self-powered photovoltaic  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/molecules26165056 pmid:34443640 pmcid:PMC8398567 fatcat:sfolssdfkzghdloqqyjey5fbl4

Triboelectric Nanogenerators as Active Tactile Stimulators for Multifunctional Sensing and Artificial Synapses

Jianhua Zeng, Junqing Zhao, Chengxi Li, Youchao Qi, Guoxu Liu, Xianpeng Fu, Han Zhou, Chi Zhang
2022 Sensors  
signals, which provides an effective strategy to design the self-powered active tactile sensors.  ...  Here, an overview of the development in TENGs as tactile stimulators for multifunctional sensing and artificial synapses is systematically introduced.  ...  Copyright 2020, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Figure 3 . 3 Figure 3. Pressure and temperature sensing.  ... 
doi:10.3390/s22030975 pmid:35161721 pmcid:PMC8840436 fatcat:4jqn3ys6yzgzxkcbr354ndi5yq

Fiber-Based Wearable Electronics: A Review of Materials, Fabrication, Devices, and Applications

Wei Zeng, Lin Shu, Qiao Li, Song Chen, Fei Wang, Xiao-Ming Tao
2014 Advanced Materials  
Breathability, as a major concern for the comfort of the electronic assemblies, is a basic requirement to long-term wrap comfortably around curvilinear human skins with millions of pores. [ 3 ] The outstanding  ...  The hierarchical nature (fi ber -yarn -fabric -product, etc.) of these fi brous structures makes it particularly suitable for the fabrication of wearable electronics. [ 2 ] These fi ber assemblies possess  ...  Acknowledgements The authors acknowledge the funding support from Research Grants Council of Hong Kong SAR Government (Project No. PolyU5272/11E and PolyU5251/13E).  ... 
doi:10.1002/adma.201400633 pmid:24943999 fatcat:2ltkemqv4fcmfogrvhw6okw3lu

Progress in triboelectric nanogenerators as a new energy technology and self-powered sensors

Zhong Lin Wang, Jun Chen, Long Lin
2015 Energy & Environmental Science  
A review on the principles, novel applications and perspectives of triboelectric nanogenerators as power sources and as self-powered sensors.  ...  The concept of self-powered system has been applied in many fields owing to the high output of TENGs, including powering portable electronics, electrochemical reactions, electronic logical circuitry, sensor  ...  It is likely to be a feasible and most effective choice for building self-powered systems to drive mobile electronics, sensor networks, flexible electronics and wearable electronics.  ... 
doi:10.1039/c5ee01532d fatcat:riadf2x5qncq3j2we7qfu2w4yy

Flexible and Stretchable Bioelectronics

Chandani Chitrakar, Eric Hedrick, Lauren Adegoke, Melanie Ecker
2022 Materials  
for stretchability, fabrication techniques, methods of signal transmission and monitoring, and the power sources for these stretchable bioelectronics.  ...  but also stretchable for constant monitoring of the biological signals.  ...  Conflicts of Interest: The authors declare no conflict of interest.  ... 
doi:10.3390/ma15051664 pmid:35268893 pmcid:PMC8911085 fatcat:bbxb56cpqrbtngyncs4alb6d2e

Enabling Distributed Intelligence with Ferroelectric Multifunctionalities

Kui Yao, Shuting Chen, Szu Cheng Lai, Yasmin Mohamed Yousry
2021 Advanced Science  
Distributed intelligence involving a large number of smart sensors and edge computing are highly demanded under the backdrop of increasing cyber-physical interactive applications including internet of  ...  As capacitors, ferroelectrics can directly store electrical charges with high power and ability of pulse-mode signal generation.  ...  She received Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from National University of Singapore in 2020.  ... 
doi:10.1002/advs.202103842 pmid:34719870 pmcid:PMC8728856 fatcat:loagd4ernbhurogivsoosmhm5q

Haptic-feedback smart glove as a creative human-machine interface (HMI) for virtual/augmented reality applications

Minglu Zhu, Zhongda Sun, Zixuan Zhang, Qiongfeng Shi, Tianyiyi He, Huicong Liu, Tao Chen, Chengkuo Lee
2020 Science Advances  
Current commercialized solutions of glove-based HMI are limited by either detectable motions or the huge cost on fabrication, energy, and computing power.  ...  The detection of multidirectional bending and sliding events is demonstrated in virtual space using the self-generated triboelectric signals for various degrees of freedom on human hand.  ...  Lead zirconate titanate (PZT) (17) and polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) (18) were piezoelectric materials widely adopted for fabricating the tactile sensor array or flexible sensors on wearable devices  ... 
doi:10.1126/sciadv.aaz8693 pmid:32494718 pmcid:PMC7209995 fatcat:png2ysvcyzhkjpi25qmsxybetu

Design and engineering of high‐performance triboelectric nanogenerator for ubiquitous unattended devices

Hongmei Yang, Feng Ru Fan, Yi Xi, Wenzhuo Wu
2021 EcoMat  
The ability of future electronics to derive operational power from the working environment is attractive for realizing selfpowered unattended electronics.  ...  The ubiquitous applications of the TENGs in micro/high‐voltage power source, multifunctional intelligence, blue energy harvesting, and selfpowered electrochemical system are also discussed.  ...  Reproduced with permission: Copyright 2020, John Wiley and Sons. 234 E, Self-powered e-skin for robotic tactile sensing.  ... 
doi:10.1002/eom2.12093 doaj:cc475013e8ab4015ae817f5781aa01cf fatcat:igw5mnz3bje2nevstor5ee7kt4

2019 Index IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging and Manufacturing Technology Vol. 9

2019 IEEE Transactions on Components, Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology  
., +, TCPMT June 2019 1151-1160 Electronics packaging A Study on the Conductive Particle Movements in Polyvinylidene Fluoride Anchoring Polymer Layer Anisotropic Conductive Films for 20-nm Fine-Pitch Interconnection  ...  ., +, TCPMT Sept. 2019 1847-1854 Logic design Reliability-Aware 3-D Clock Distribution Network Using Memristor Ratioed Logic.  ... 
doi:10.1109/tcpmt.2019.2958004 fatcat:ch5qmieiofeplgdtjb43gqpx34
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