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ISRN Renewable Energy
Volume 2011, Article ID 785380, 11 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/785380
Research Article

Human Machine and Thermoelectric Energy Scavenging for Wearable Devices

Smart Systems and Energy Technology Unit, Imec, Kapeldreef 75, 3001 Leuven, Belgium

Received 23 August 2011; Accepted 21 September 2011

Academic Editors: S. Cook and F. E. Little

Copyright © 2011 Vladimir Leonov. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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