Mechanical rectifier

A mechanical rectifier is a device for converting alternating current (AC) to direct current (DC) by means of mechanically operated switches. The… (More)
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2017
2017
Animal locomotion can be viewed as mechanical rectification due to the dynamics that convert periodic body movements to a… (More)
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2017
2017
A vibrational power harvester utilizing MEMS technology for power extraction is presented in this paper. A mechanical rectifier… (More)
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2014
2014
This paper presents a method for finding the optimal turning gait of a robotic locomotor, which rectifies periodic motion of the… (More)
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2012
2012
For a typical biologically inspired multi-segmental mechanical system, the system's locomotion behavior is rectified from the… (More)
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2011
2011
The essential mechanism underlying animal locomotion can be viewed as mechanical rectification that converts periodic body… (More)
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2011
2011
For a typical biologically inspired multi-segmental mechanical system, the system’s locomotion behavior is rectified from the… (More)
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2009
2009
This paper first formally defines a general class of three dimensional rectifier systems which capture the essential aspects of… (More)
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2008
2008
In this paper we propose a mechanical rectifier for micro electric generators. Since micro electric generators usually produce… (More)
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2008
2008
This paper formally defines a class of multibody rectifier systems that captures the essential aspects of animal locomotion, and… (More)
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2004
2004
This paper proposes a prototype mechanical rectifier (PMR) that captures essential dynamics underlying animal locomotion by a… (More)
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