Accession Number:

ADD020382

Title:

Piezoelectric Generator and Method

Descriptive Note:

Patent application, filed 19 Sep 2008

Corporate Author:

DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2008-10-10

Pagination or Media Count:

21.0

Abstract:

An apparatus and method is provided to produce energy from movement of a user. At least one pair of plates is utilized to secure an array of cymbal transducers there between. The array of cymbal transducers is electrically interconnected with signal conditioning circuitry and power storage member. Electrical interconnections may comprise parallel andor series connections between ones or groups of the cymbal transducers.

Subject Categories:

  • Electric Power Production and Distribution
  • Energy Storage

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE