6. Energy Harvesting for Biosensors Using Biofriendly Materials

  1. Prof., Dr. Songjun Li PhD2,
  2. Prof. Dr. Jagdish Singh3,4,
  3. Prof. Dr. He Li PhD5 and
  4. Prof. Dr. Ipsita A. Banerjee PhD6
  1. Radheshyam Rai

Published Online: 19 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527635160.ch6

Biosensor Nanomaterials

Biosensor Nanomaterials

How to Cite

Rai, R. (2011) Energy Harvesting for Biosensors Using Biofriendly Materials, in Biosensor Nanomaterials (eds S. Li, J. Singh, H. Li and I. A. Banerjee), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527635160.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Central China Normal University, College of Chemistry, Key Laboratory of Pesticide & Chemical Biology of Ministry of Education, 152 Luoyu Road, Wuhan, 430 079, China

  2. 3

    North Dakota State University, Dept. Pharmac. Sciences, Fargo, ND 58108-6050, USA

  3. 4

    North Dakota State University, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, 1401 Albrecht Boulevard, Fargo, ND 58102, USA

  4. 5

    University of Jinan, School of Medical and Life Sciences, No 106 Jiwei Road, Jinan, Shandong 250022, China

  5. 6

    Fordham University, Dept. of Chemistry, Bronx, NY 10458, USA

Author Information

  1. Universidade de Aveiro, Departmento de Engenharia, Cerâmica e do Vidro and CICECO, Campus Universitário de Santiago, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 23 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527328413

Online ISBN: 9783527635160



  • energy harvesting;
  • environment;
  • lead;
  • ferroelectric;
  • piezoelectric


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Energy Production and Consumption

  • Classification of Energy-Harvesting Devices

  • Conclusions

  • References