Vibrational Energy Harvesting Device front page preview

Vibrational Energy Harvesting Device

Wide-band non-linear vibrational energy harvesting (VEH) device incorporating monostability and bistability into a single electromagnetic transduction system to generate power over a greater frequency range.

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LiONSKIN 3D-Printed Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery front page preview

LiONSKIN 3D-Printed Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery

A high-performing and safe Li-ion battery available in any form factor is highly desirable for designers of smart electronic devices. Professor Colm O’Dwyer has developed a method for the production of plastic battery ce...

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Responsive Films for Real-Time Optical Detection of Glucose  front page preview

Responsive Films for Real-Time Optical Detection of Glucose

A new family of materials has been developed which change their optical properties in the presence of sugars. When in contact with a sugar solution, such as glucose, the change in the opacity of the hydrogel film can be ...

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Offshore Wind Farm Decommissioning Model (DCM) to Cost Wind Farm Decommissioning Projects Accurately front page preview

Offshore Wind Farm Decommissioning Model (DCM) to Cost Wind Farm Decommissioning Projects Accurately

UCC have developed a MATLAB tool to support strategic and financial decision making and to better enable stakeholders to cost wind farm decommissioning projects accurately. The DCM model simulates a strategy input by th...

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RADFETs – Space Technology for Terrestrial Applications front page preview

RADFETs – Space Technology for Terrestrial Applications

Tyndall’s Radiation Sensing Field Effect Transistors (RADFETs) have originally been developed under European Space Agency’s sponsorship for radiation dose monitoring in space. The need to accurately measure ionising radi...

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