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|Title:||Theoretical study of the output energy for various MEMS based electrostatic mechanisms|
|Citation:||Lim, Y.M.,Yang, B.,Kotlanka, R.K.,Heng, C.H.,Xie, J.,Tang, M.,Han, J.H.,Feng, H.,Lee, C. (2008). Theoretical study of the output energy for various MEMS based electrostatic mechanisms. 2008 IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, ICSET 2008 : 552-557. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1109/ICSET.2008.4747069|
|Abstract:||This paper presents a comparison of the energy harvesting capabilities of 3 different electrostatic mechanisms based on MEMS (Microelectromechanical System) structures which are designed and operated in idea vacuum. The 3 mechanisms that will be compared are the inplane overlap, in-plane gap closing and out-of-plane gap closing mechanisms. Firstly, it was found that the in-plane gap closing mechanism potentially has the highest output energy amongst the 3 different mechanisms. Secondly, the best energy output for the in-plane gap closing mechanism is approximately 1.8 times that of the out-of-plane gap closing mechanism for load volumes between 5mm3 and 50mm 3. © 2008 IEEE.|
|Source Title:||2008 IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies, ICSET 2008|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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