Seffen, KA (2007) Theoretical performance of a coiled coil piezoelectric bimorph. Sensors and Actuators, A: Physical, 133. pp. 486-492. ISSN 0924-4247Full text not available from this repository.
The electromechanical coupling behaviour of a novel, highly coiled piezoelectric strip structure is developed in full, in order to expound its performance and efficiency. The strip is doubly coiled for compactness and, compared to a standard straight actuator of the same cross-section, it is shown that the actuator here offers better generative forces and energy conversion, and substantial actuated displacements, however, at the expense of a much lower stiffness. The device is therefore proposed for high-displacement, quasi-static applications. © 2006 Elsevier B.V. All rights reserved.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Bimorph Coiled coil Efficiency Electromechanical coupling Piezoelectric|
|Divisions:||Div D > Structures|
|Depositing User:||Cron Job|
|Date Deposited:||07 Mar 2014 12:42|
|Last Modified:||27 Nov 2014 19:21|