Perovskite PV-Powered RFID: Enabling Low-Cost Self-Powered IoT Sensors

  title={Perovskite PV-Powered RFID: Enabling Low-Cost Self-Powered IoT Sensors},
  author={Sai Nithin Reddy Kantareddy and Ian Marius Peters and Ian Mathews and Shijing Sun and Mariya Layurova and Janak Thapa and Juan‐Pablo Correa‐Baena and Rahul Bhattacharyya and Tonio Buonassisi and Sanjay E. Sarma},
  journal={IEEE Sensors Journal},
Photovoltaic (PV) cells have the potential to serve as on-board power sources for low-power IoT devices. Here, we explore the use of perovskite solar cells to power Radio Frequency (RF) backscatter-based IoT devices with few <inline-formula> <tex-math notation="LaTeX">$\mu \text{W}$ </tex-math></inline-formula> power demand. Perovskites are suitable for low-cost, high-performance, low-temperature processing, and flexible light energy harvesting that hold the possibility to significantly extend… 

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