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Shock and Vibration
Volume 2015, Article ID 692731, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/692731
Research Article

Numerical and Experimental Studies on Nonlinear Dynamics and Performance of a Bistable Piezoelectric Cantilever Generator

1School of Mechanical Engineering, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072, China
2School of Measurement-Control Technology & Communications Engineering, Harbin University of Science and Technology, Harbin 150080, China
3Tianjin Key Laboratory of Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos Control, Tianjin 300072, China

Received 14 February 2015; Accepted 24 May 2015

Academic Editor: Roger Serra

Copyright © 2015 Kangkang Guo et al. 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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