• Antimony doped p-type zinc oxide for piezotronics and optoelectronics 

      Pradel, Ken Charles (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11-04)
      Zinc oxide is a semiconducting material that has received lot of attention due to its numerous proeprties such as wide direct band gap, piezoelectricity, and numerous low cost and robust methods of synthesizing nanomaterials. ...
    • Hybrid cell for harvesting multiple-type energies 

      Xu, Chen (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012-05-21)
      An abundance of energy in our environment exists in the form of light, thermal, mechanical (e.g., vibration, sonic waves, wind, and hydraulic), magnetic, chemical, and biological. Harvesting these forms of energy is of ...
    • Nanogenerator for mechanical energy harvesting and its hybridization with li-ion battery 

      Wang, Sihong (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2014-04-08)
      Energy harvesting and energy storage are two most important technologies in today's green and renewable energy science. As for energy harvesting, the fundamental science and practically applicable technologies are not only ...
    • Nanogenerators 

      Song, Jinhui (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-12)
      Nanotechnology and nanoscience are experiencing rapid development in the last decade. Intensive research has been carried out on nanostructures synthesis and nanodevices fabrication. Due to its small size, a nanodevice ...
    • Nanogenerators for mechanical energy harvesting and self-powered sensor networks 

      Lin, Long (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-06-26)
      Energy crisis and internet of things have attracted long term interests due to rapid development of modern society. In this regard, the invention of nanogenerators provide us new insights on scavenging wasted mechanical ...
    • Zinc Oxide coated Carbon Nanotubes as Piezoelectric Nanogenerators 

      Mason, Celeste (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-12)
      Piezoelectric nanogenerators were created using two designs: coating carbon nanotubes (CNTs) grown on a silicon wafer substrate with a thin film of zinc oxide (ZnO), coupled with an additional gold-coated CNT grown wafer ...