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Title: An Energy Harvesting Underwater Acoustic Transmitter for Aquatic Animals

Abstract

This paper presents a self-powered underwater acoustic transmitter using a piezoelectric beam to harvest the mechanical energy from fish swimming. This transmitter does not require a battery and is demonstrated in live fish. It transmits an acoustic waveform as the implanted fish swims. It enables long-term monitoring of aquatic animals.

Authors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Pacific Northwest National Lab. (PNNL), Richland, WA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1340820
Report Number(s):
PNNL-SA-116757
Journal ID: ISSN 2045-2322
DOE Contract Number:  
AC05-76RL01830
Resource Type:
Journal Article
Journal Name:
Scientific Reports
Additional Journal Information:
Journal Volume: 6; Journal ID: ISSN 2045-2322
Publisher:
Nature Publishing Group
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
Self-powered; Energy Harvesting

Citation Formats

Li, Huidong, Tian, Chuan, Lu, Jun, Myjak, Mitchell J., Martinez, Jayson J., Brown, Richard S., and Deng, Zhiqun Daniel. An Energy Harvesting Underwater Acoustic Transmitter for Aquatic Animals. United States: N. p., 2016. Web. doi:10.1038/srep33804.
Li, Huidong, Tian, Chuan, Lu, Jun, Myjak, Mitchell J., Martinez, Jayson J., Brown, Richard S., & Deng, Zhiqun Daniel. An Energy Harvesting Underwater Acoustic Transmitter for Aquatic Animals. United States. doi:10.1038/srep33804.
Li, Huidong, Tian, Chuan, Lu, Jun, Myjak, Mitchell J., Martinez, Jayson J., Brown, Richard S., and Deng, Zhiqun Daniel. Tue . "An Energy Harvesting Underwater Acoustic Transmitter for Aquatic Animals". United States. doi:10.1038/srep33804.
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abstractNote = {This paper presents a self-powered underwater acoustic transmitter using a piezoelectric beam to harvest the mechanical energy from fish swimming. This transmitter does not require a battery and is demonstrated in live fish. It transmits an acoustic waveform as the implanted fish swims. It enables long-term monitoring of aquatic animals.},
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