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Title: Personality identified self-powering keyboard

Abstract

A keyboard for converting keystrokes into electrical signals is disclosed. The keyboard includes a plurality of keys. At least one of the keys includes two electrodes and a member that generates triboelectric charges upon skin contact. The member is adjacent to one of the electrodes to affect a flow of electrons between the two electrodes when a distance between the member and the skin varies.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Georgia Tech Research Corporation, Atlanta, GA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1419769
Patent Number(s):
9,886,098
Application Number:
14/962,693
Assignee:
Georgia Tech Research Corporation (Atlanta, GA) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-07ER46394
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2015 Dec 08
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
97 MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTING; 42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Wang, Zhong Lin, Zhu, Guang, and Chen, Jun. Personality identified self-powering keyboard. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Wang, Zhong Lin, Zhu, Guang, & Chen, Jun. Personality identified self-powering keyboard. United States.
Wang, Zhong Lin, Zhu, Guang, and Chen, Jun. Tue . "Personality identified self-powering keyboard". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1419769.
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abstractNote = {A keyboard for converting keystrokes into electrical signals is disclosed. The keyboard includes a plurality of keys. At least one of the keys includes two electrodes and a member that generates triboelectric charges upon skin contact. The member is adjacent to one of the electrodes to affect a flow of electrons between the two electrodes when a distance between the member and the skin varies.},
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place = {United States},
year = {Tue Feb 06 00:00:00 EST 2018},
month = {Tue Feb 06 00:00:00 EST 2018}
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