Energy from streaming current and potential

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Olthuis, Wouter and Schippers, Bob and Eijkel, Jan and Berg van den, Albert (2005) Energy from streaming current and potential. Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical, 111-112 . pp. 385-389. ISSN 0925-4005

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Abstract:It is investigated how much energy can be delivered by a streaming current source. A streaming current and subsequent streaming potential originate when double layer charge is transported by hydrodynamic flow. Theory and a network model of such a source is presented and initial experimental results are given, showing a supplied power of 20 nW obtained by a pressure difference of 1 atm over a glass plug of 60 mm in diameter and 3.5 mm thickness with pore sizes of 1.0–1.6 μm, using a 1 mM KCl solution. An expression for the power transfer efficiency is derived and discussed.
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Copyright:© 2005 Elsevier
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Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science (EEMCS)
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Link to this item:http://purl.utwente.nl/publications/53235
Official URL:http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.snb.2005.03.039
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