Breaking News
Comments
docdivakar
User Rank
Manager
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
docdivakar   4/18/2012 3:30:29 PM
NO RATINGS
I wish figures were hyperlinked to their larger size versions; figure 2 which is an important one to understand is unreadable; same problems with figure 5, and 7. I did like the authors' tripartite approach the energy harvesting and utilization problem. Surely, the approach can be extended to multiple spring mass systems; such an ensemble has the advantage of not needing fine tuning to optimize a system as long as the bounds of the dominant resonant frequencies are known. MP Divakar

anne-francoise.pele
User Rank
CEO
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
anne-francoise.pele   7/16/2012 3:25:01 PM
NO RATINGS
Dear DocDivakar, You can now click on Figures 2, 5 and 7 to getter a larger and more readable view.

anne-francoise.pele
User Rank
CEO
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
anne-francoise.pele   7/16/2012 3:25:01 PM
NO RATINGS
FYI, Stephane Boisseau and Ghislain Despesse at the CEA-Leti (France) also contributed the article, entitled: "Energy harvesting, wireless sensor networks & opportunities for industrial applications". The link to the article is: http://www.eetimes.com/design/smart-energy-design/4237022/Energy-harvesting--wireless-sensor-networks---opportunities-for-industrial-applications

anne-francoise.pele
User Rank
CEO
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
anne-francoise.pele   7/20/2012 9:18:06 PM
NO RATINGS
Click on the link below to check out the collection of the Design Articles, Case Studies, Product How-To articles, Teardowns, etc... related to energy scavenging that have been published on Smart Energy Designline. Click here: http://www.eetimes.com/design/smart-energy-design/4372778/Energy-harvesting---Design-archive Check back frequently. The list will be updated as new articles arrive.

docdivakar
User Rank
Manager
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
docdivakar   10/8/2012 4:32:47 PM
NO RATINGS
@anne-francoise.pele; I appreciate the follow up and the links (& the larger versions of figures in the article!). The need for cost-effective energy harvesting sensor nodes can not be overstated and is critical to deploying sensor networks for infrastructure monitoring. MP Divakar

Sebastien Boisseau
User Rank
Rookie
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
Sebastien Boisseau   11/5/2012 8:51:54 AM
NO RATINGS
FYI : more information on Electrostatic and electret-based energy harvesters : http://www.intechopen.com/books/small-scale-energy-harvesting/electrostatic-conversion-for-vibration-energy-harvesting

krisi
User Rank
CEO
re: Vibration energy harvesting for wireless sensor networks: Assessments and perspectives
krisi   1/30/2013 9:04:36 PM
NO RATINGS
Sebastien, great articles...would you be interested in presenting this topic at emerging technologies symposium in Grenoble? www.cmosetr.com, kris.iniewski@gmail.com



EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Glen Chenier

Engineers Solve Analog/Digital Problem, Invent Creative Expletives
Glen Chenier
1 Comment
An analog engineer and a digital engineer join forces, use their respective skills, and pull a few bunnies out of a hat to troubleshoot a system with which they are completely unfamiliar. ...

Max Maxfield

What's the Best Traveling Toolkit?
Max Maxfield
13 comments
A few years ago at a family Christmas party, I won a pocket knife as part of a "Dirty Santa" game. This little scamp was a Buck 730 X-Tract. In addition to an incredibly strong and sharp ...

Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer

Future Engineers: Don’t 'Trip Up' on Your College Road Trip
Rishabh N. Mahajani, High School Senior and Future Engineer
10 comments
A future engineer shares his impressions of a recent tour of top schools and offers advice on making the most of the time-honored tradition of the college road trip.

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
41 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...

Top Comments of the Week
Flash Poll
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)