CEZNO

Completed

Recent advances in material manufacturing processes allow for greater control of chemical compositions and geometric characteristics at a scale of a few nanometers. Nanogenerators consisting of rows of nanowires with piezoelectric and semiconducting properties have been studied by several American and European teams with promising results. The project presented concerns the design, fabrication and characterization (structural, mechanical and electrical) of a nanogenerator based on zinc oxide nanowires (ZnO). The prototype will convert a mechanical energy (naturally occurring in our environment) into electrical energy to power a component (sensor or actuator) low consumption (of the order of µW).

Project benefits

Publication scientifique : 39

Emplois crées : 6

Action de communication : 3

Rapport final : 3

Nouveau projet : 6

People involved in the project

Project leader

Member partner

Information of the project

Start of the project on01 / 09 / 2011 | End of project on01 / 09 / 2014


Strategic business lines

Smart power grids

Matériaux et composants pour l'électronique


Referent of the project

Nicolas POUSSET
Directeur Technique

07 86 53 38 70

nicolas.pousset-s2e2-ext@st.com

Centre val de loire

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