Characteristics of output voltage and current of integrated nanogenerators

  • Yang R
  • Qin Y
  • Li C
 et al. 
  • 57

    Readers

    Mendeley users who have this article in their library.
  • 63

    Citations

    Citations of this article.

Abstract

Owing to the anisotropic property and small output signals of the piezoelectric nanogenerators (NGs) and the influence of the measurement system and environment, identification of the true signal generated by the NG is critical. We have developed three criteria: Schottky behavior test, switching-polarity tests, and linear superposition of current and voltage tests. The 11 tests can effectively rule out the system artifacts, whose sign does not change with the switching measurement polarity, and random signals, which might change signs but cannot consistently add up or cancel out under designed connection configurations. This study establishes the standards for designing and scale up of integrated nanogenerators

Get free article suggestions today

Mendeley saves you time finding and organizing research

Sign up here
Already have an account ?Sign in

Find this document

Get full text

Authors

  • Rusen Yang

  • Yong Qin

  • Cheng Li

  • Liming Dai

  • Zhong Lin Wang

Cite this document

Choose a citation style from the tabs below

Save time finding and organizing research with Mendeley

Sign up for free