Energy Harvesting for Autonomous SystemseBook - 2010
This unique resource provides a detailed understanding of the options for harvesting energy from localized, renewable sources to supply power to autonomous wireless systems. You are introduced to a variety of types of autonomous system and wireless networks and discover the capabilities of existing battery-based solutions, RF solutions, and fuel cells. The book focuses on the most promising harvesting techniques, including solar, kinetic, and thermal energy. You also learn the implications of the energy harvesting techniques on the design of the power management electronics in a system. This i.
Publisher: Norwood, Mass. : Artech House, 2010
Characteristics: 1 online resource (ix, 292 pages) : illustrations