Boosted output performance of triboelectric nanogenerator via electric double layer effect

@inproceedings{Chun2016BoostedOP,
  title={Boosted output performance of triboelectric nanogenerator via electric double layer effect},
  author={Jinsung Chun and Byeong Uk Ye and Jae Won Lee and Dukhyun Choi and Chong-Yun Kang and Sang-Woo Kim and Zhong Lin Wang and Jeong Min Baik},
  booktitle={Nature communications},
  year={2016}
}
For existing triboelectric nanogenerators (TENGs), it is important to explore unique methods to further enhance the output power under realistic environments to speed up their commercialization. We report here a practical TENG composed of three layers, in which the key layer, an electric double layer, is inserted between a top layer, made of Al/polydimethylsiloxane, and a bottom layer, made of Al. The efficient charge separation in the middle layer, based on Volta's electrophorus, results from… CONTINUE READING

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 11 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 42 references

Molecular surface functionalization to enhance the power output of triboelectric nanogenerator

S Wang
J. Mater. Chem. A • 2016

Triboelectric nanogenerator for sustainable wastewater treatment via a self-powered electrochemical process

S Chen
Adv. Energy. Mater • 2016

Blow-driven triboelectric nanogenerator as an active alcohol breath analyzer

Zhen Wena, Jun Chena, +6 authors Zhong Lin Wanga
2015

Molecularly engineered surface triboelectric nanogenerator by self-assembled monolayers (METS)

G Song
Chem. Mater. 27, • 2015

Multi-layered interdigitative-electrodesbased triboelectric nanogenerator for harvesting hydropower

Lin, Z.-H
Nano Energy 15, • 2015

b-cyclodextrin enhanced triboelectrification for self-powered phenol detection and electrochemical degradation

Z Li
Energy. Environ. Sci • 2015