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Title: Triboelectric nanogenerator

Abstract

A generator includes a first member, a second member and a sliding mechanism. The first member includes a first electrode and a first dielectric layer affixed to the first electrode. The first dielectric layer includes a first material that has a first rating on a triboelectric series. The second member includes a second material that has a second rating on the triboelectric series that is different from the first rating. The second member includes a second electrode. The second member is disposed adjacent to the first dielectric layer so that the first dielectric layer is disposed between the first electrode and the second electrode. The sliding mechanism is configured to cause relative lateral movement between the first member and the second member, thereby generating an electric potential imbalance between the first electrode and the second electrode.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1452913
Patent Number(s):
9985554
Application Number:
14/189,656
Assignee:
Georgia Tech Research Corporation (Atlanta, GA)
Patent Classifications (CPCs):
H - ELECTRICITY H02 - GENERATION H02N - ELECTRIC MACHINES NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-07ER46394
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Feb 25
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING

Citation Formats

Wang, Zhong Lin, Zhu, Guang, Wang, Sihong, and Lin, Long. Triboelectric nanogenerator. United States: N. p., 2018. Web.
Wang, Zhong Lin, Zhu, Guang, Wang, Sihong, & Lin, Long. Triboelectric nanogenerator. United States.
Wang, Zhong Lin, Zhu, Guang, Wang, Sihong, and Lin, Long. Tue . "Triboelectric nanogenerator". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1452913.
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abstractNote = {A generator includes a first member, a second member and a sliding mechanism. The first member includes a first electrode and a first dielectric layer affixed to the first electrode. The first dielectric layer includes a first material that has a first rating on a triboelectric series. The second member includes a second material that has a second rating on the triboelectric series that is different from the first rating. The second member includes a second electrode. The second member is disposed adjacent to the first dielectric layer so that the first dielectric layer is disposed between the first electrode and the second electrode. The sliding mechanism is configured to cause relative lateral movement between the first member and the second member, thereby generating an electric potential imbalance between the first electrode and the second electrode.},
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Triboelectric-Generator-Driven Pulse Electrodeposition for Micropatterning
journal, January 2012


Flexible triboelectric generator
journal, March 2012