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Design and Simulation of a MEMS-based Piezoelectric Power Generator

Tania, Tracy anak Baring, Tania Tracy (2011) Design and Simulation of a MEMS-based Piezoelectric Power Generator. Universiti Teknologi Petronas, Sri Iskandar,Tronoh,Perak. (Unpublished)

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Abstract

Wireless node sensor network are fast becoming a popular option in commercial technology advancements, particularly in the equipment or process monitoring. To power these appliances, batteries are usually used to run the devices. Currently, researchers are looking into the possibility of converting the environment vibration energy (from vibration sources e.g. industrial machines, transportation vehicles) into a low power electric energy, sufficient enough to activate and run the sensors. In this project, the mechanism for piezoelectricity power generation was studied, with the view of integrating into a MEMS-based power generating chip. The design and mathematical formulation are put together before simulating the device using the CoventorWare software. At the end of the project, an optimized design should be achieved, in addition to device simulations to verify its performance. This will enable engineers in creating the ideal MEMS-based piezoelectric device in the future.

Item Type: Final Year Project
Subject: T Technology > TK Electrical engineering. Electronics Nuclear engineering
Divisions: ?? sch_ecs ??
Depositing User: Users 5 not found.
Date Deposited: 11 Jan 2012 12:23
Last Modified: 25 Jan 2017 09:42
URI: http://utpedia.utp.edu.my/id/eprint/799

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