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Research Article | Open Access

Precise analysis of compressive strain effects on electric power generation properties of a lead zirconate titanate piezoelectric ceramic

Mitsuhiro OKAYASUa( )Keisuke WATANABEb
Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Okayama University, 3-1-1 Tsushimanaka, Kita-ku, Okayama, 700-8530, Japan
Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Ehime University, 3 Bunkyo-cho, Matsuyama, Ehime, 790-8577, Japan
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Abstract

Electric power generation characteristics of lead zirconate titanate (PZT) piezoelectric ceramic have been examined during cyclic loading with different compressive strain value. A thin PZT ceramic plate attached to a thin brass plate was used. With an increasing compressive strain value in the PZT ceramic plate, the electric voltage increased, and the highest electric voltage was obtained for the sample with the high strain level (0.4%). The electric voltage decreased for the sample with more than 0.45% strain because of the failure in the PZT ceramic. The electric voltage was different depending on the strain condition, where the higher strain and the wider strain range (Δε) made the high electric voltage. Moreover, the electric voltage was attributed to the strain rate, where the higher strain rate made higher electric voltage due to high kinetic energy. The electric generation characteristics could be estimated with an operation of the strain value and strain ratio (εmin/εmax) especially for the sample loaded cyclically under the slow loading speed. This was affected by the linear correlation between the electric voltage and the strain value. Based upon the experimental work, suitable loading condition to make high electric voltage could be proposed.

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Journal of Advanced Ceramics
Pages 35-39
Cite this article:
OKAYASU M, WATANABE K. Precise analysis of compressive strain effects on electric power generation properties of a lead zirconate titanate piezoelectric ceramic. Journal of Advanced Ceramics, 2016, 5(1): 35-39. https://doi.org/10.1007/s40145-015-0169-6

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Received: 28 June 2015
Revised: 18 August 2015
Accepted: 25 August 2015
Published: 04 December 2015
© The author(s) 2015

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