Hydraulic Pressure Energy Harvesting for Wireless Sensing

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Researchers at the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed devices to generate electricity from pressure ripple at power levels that enable wireless sensing and communications, among other applications. In a hydraulic system, an energy harvesting technology might be integrated with health monitoring sensors and eliminate the need for batteries or wires providing power to individual sensors; this would reduce maintenance contact and eliminate potential points of failure.

Read this white paper to learn how hydraulic pressure can help you harvest energy for low power wireless devices.

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Author: Professor Kenneth A. Cunefare, The Georgia Institute of Technology  | File Type: PDF

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