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Research feature article just published: CSIC research on micro energy harvesting to power sensors

last modified Mar 20, 2014 02:51 PM

The University of Cambridge Research feature has just published a new article on Smarter Infrastructure:

A team from the Centre for Smart Infrastructure and Construction have developed a mechanical amplifier to convert ambient vibrations into electricity more effectively, which could be used to power wireless sensors for monitoring the structural health of roads, bridges and tunnels.