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Smart Materials Research
Volume 2012, Article ID 160956, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/160956
Research Article

Pyroelectric Energy Harvesting: With Thermodynamic-Based Cycles

Mechanical Engineering Department, School of Engineering, Razi University, Kermanshah 67149-67346, Iran

Received 30 November 2011; Revised 31 January 2012; Accepted 2 February 2012

Academic Editor: Mickaël Lallart

Copyright © 2012 Saber Mohammadi and Akram Khodayari. 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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