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2018

Influence of bias angle on output performance of nonlinear asymmetric energy harvesters: Experimental investigation

Wang, W., Cao, J., Zhang, Y. & Bowen, C. R., 2018, Proceedings of ASME 2018 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), 7 p. (30th Conference on Mechanical Vibration and Noise; vol. 8).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

6 Citations (Scopus)
51 Downloads (Pure)

Intrinsically Tuning the Electromechanical Properties of Elastomeric Dielectrics: A Chemistry Perspective

Ellingford, C., Bowen, C., McNally, T. & Wan, C., 1 Sep 2018, In : Macromolecular Rapid Communications. 39, 18, 1800340.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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7 Citations (Scopus)
69 Downloads (Pure)
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1 Citation (Scopus)

Janus nanostructures for heterogeneous photocatalysis

Chauhan, A., Rastogi, M., Scheier, P., Bowen, C., Kumar, R. V. & Vaish, R., 31 Dec 2018, In : Applied Physics Reviews. 5, 4, 041111.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Microgeometry of Composites and Their Piezoelectric Coefficients

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R. & Bisegna, P., 1 Jul 2018, Piezo-Active Composites. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 99-133 35 p. (Springer Series in Materials Science; vol. 271).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Piezoelectricity
Composite materials
Ignition systems
Underwater acoustics
Energy harvesting

Model Validation of a Porous Piezoelectric Energy Harvester Using Vibration Test Data

Martinez-Ayuso, G., Khodaparast, H. H., Zhang, Y., Bowen, C., Friswell, M. I., Shaw, A. D. & Madinei, H., 18 Aug 2018, In : Vibration. 1, 1, p. 123-137 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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3 Citations (Scopus)
4 Downloads (Pure)
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7 Citations (Scopus)
20 Downloads (Pure)

Nonlinear dynamics and performance enhancement of asymmetric potential bistable energy harvesters

Wang, W., Cao, J., Bowen, C. R., Zhang, Y. & Lin, J., 1 Oct 2018, In : Nonlinear Dynamics. 94, 2, p. 1183-1194 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Harvesters
Nonlinear Dynamics
Energy harvesting
Enhancement
Energy Harvesting
17 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

Performance enhancement of nonlinear asymmetric bistable energy harvesting from harmonic, random and human motion excitations

Wang, W., Cao, J., Bowen, C. R., Inman, D. J. & Lin, J., 21 May 2018, In : Applied Physics Letters. 112, 21, 213903.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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harmonic motion
harmonic excitation
augmentation
excitation
energy

Piezoelectric Coefficients and: Combination of Properties at Specific Microgeometry

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R. & Bisegna, P., 1 Jul 2018, Piezo-Active Composites. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 135-152 18 p. (Springer Series in Materials Science; vol. 271).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Piezoelectricity
Anisotropy
Electric fields
Polarization
Composite materials

Piezoelectric Coefficients New Opportunities to Improve Sensitivity

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R. & Bisegna, P., 1 Jul 2018, Piezo-Active Composites. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 153-161 9 p. (Springer Series in Materials Science; vol. 271).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Piezoelectricity
Composite materials
Ferroelectric materials
Volume fraction
Anisotropy

Preface

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R. & Bisegna, P., 1 Jan 2018, In : Springer Series in Materials Science. 271, p. vii-ix

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

13 Citations (Scopus)

Significantly improved energy density of BaTiO3 nanocomposites by accurate interfacial tailoring using a novel rigid-fluoro-polymer

Chen, S., Lv, X., Han, X., Luo, H., Bowen, C. & Zhang, D., 7 Feb 2018, In : Polymer Chemistry. 9, 5, p. 548-557 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)
57 Downloads (Pure)

Spinel photocatalysts for environmental remediation, hydrogen generation, CO2 reduction and photoelectrochemical water splitting

Chandrasekaran, S., Bowen, C., Zhang, P., Li, Z., Yuan, Q., Ren, X. & Deng, L., 28 Jun 2018, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 6, 24, p. 11078-11104 27 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Carbon Monoxide
Photocatalysts
Hydrogen
Water
Chemical analysis
4 Citations (Scopus)
18 Downloads (Pure)

Theoretical Study on the Piezoelectric Performance of Lead-Free 1–3-Type Composites

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R., Isaeva, A. N. & Panich, A. A., 1 Jan 2018, In : Physica Status Solidi (A). 215, 1, 1700548.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Lead
composite materials
Composite materials
hydrostatics
Single crystals

The Piezoelectric Medium and Piezoelectric Sensitivity

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R. & Bisegna, P., 1 Jul 2018, Piezo-Active Composites. Cham, Switzerland: Springer Verlag, p. 1-34 34 p. (Springer Series in Materials Science; vol. 271).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Piezoelectric materials
Ferroelectric materials
Ferroelectric ceramics
Electromechanical coupling
Piezoelectricity
1 Citation (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

Thermal and hygroscopic expansion characteristics of bamboo

Huang, P., Chang, W-S., Ansell, M. P., Bowen, C. R., Chew, J. Y. M. & Adamaki, V., 1 Jun 2018, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers-Structures and Buildings. 171, 6, p. 463-471 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Bamboo
Thermal expansion
Atmospheric humidity
Moisture
Temperature
1 Citation (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)

Understanding the AC conductivity and permittivity of trapdoor chabazites for future development of next-generation gas sensors

Bordeneuve, H., Wales, D. J., Physick, A. J. W., Doan, H. V., Ting, V. P. & Bowen, C. R., 1 Apr 2018, In : Microporous and Mesoporous Materials. 260, p. 208-216 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Chemical sensors
alternating current
Permittivity
permittivity
activation energy
10 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)

Understanding the effect of porosity on the polarisation-field response of ferroelectric materials

Zhang, Y., Roscow, J., Lewis, R., Khanbareh, H., Topolov, V. Y., Xie, M. & Bowen, C. R., 1 Aug 2018, In : Acta Materialia. 154, p. 100-112 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ferroelectric materials
Porosity
Electric fields
Polarization
Ferroelectric ceramics
1 Citation (Scopus)

Use it or lose it: The influence of second order effects of practical components on storing energy harvested by pyroelectric effects

Beasley, A. E., Bowen, C. R., Zabek, D. A. & Clarke, C. T., 25 Sep 2018, In : Technisches Messen. 85, 9, p. 533-540 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Energy harvesting
Electric currents
Potential energy
Wireless sensor networks
Diodes
12 Citations (Scopus)
24 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
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Graphite
vinylidene
Fluorides
Oxides
fluorides
2017
4 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

A calibrated UV-LED based light source for water purification and characterisation of photocatalysis

Sergejevs, A., Clarke, C. T., Allsopp, D. W. E., Marugan, J., Jaroenworaluck, A., Singhapong, W., Manpetch, P., Timmers, R., Casado, C. & Bowen, C. R., 1 Nov 2017, In : Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences. 16, 11, p. 1690-1699 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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water treatment
Photocatalysis
ultraviolet radiation
Purification
Light emitting diodes
5 Citations (Scopus)
103 Downloads (Pure)

AFM imaging and nanoindentation of polymer of intrinsic microporosity PIM-1

Polak-Krasna, K., Fuhrhop, C., Rochat, S., Burrows, A., Georgiadis, A., Bowen, C. & Mays, T., 14 Sep 2017, In : International Journal of Hydrogen Energy. 42, 37, p. 23915-23919 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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microporosity
Microporosity
Nanoindentation
nanoindentation
Atomic force microscopy
10 Citations (Scopus)

A hybrid strain and thermal energy harvester based on an infra-red sensitive Er3+ modified poly(vinylidene fluoride) ferroelectret structure

Ghosh, S. K., Xie, M., Bowen, C. R., Davies, P. R., Morgan, D. J. & Mandal, D., 1 Dec 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, 1, p. 1-13 13 p., 16703.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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vinylidene
thermal energy
fluorides
energy
systems health monitoring
9 Citations (Scopus)
102 Downloads (Pure)

Aligned macroporous TiO2/chitosan/reduced graphene oxide (rGO) composites for photocatalytic applications

Chen, C., Zhang, Y., Zeng, J., Zhang, F., Zhou, K., Bowen, C. & Zhang, D., 1 Dec 2017, In : Applied Surface Science. 424, 2, p. 170-176

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Graphite
Chitosan
Oxides
Graphene
Composite materials
4 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

A new method to determine the un-poled elastic properties of ferroelectric materials

Bowen, C. R., Dent, A. C., Stevens, R., Cain, M. G. & Avent, A., 12 Apr 2017, In : Science and Technology of Advanced Materials. 18, 1, p. 253-263 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Ferroelectric materials
Piezoelectric devices
Piezoelectric transducers
Poisson ratio
Materials properties
19 Citations (Scopus)
54 Downloads (Pure)

Breakdown in the case for materials with giant permittivity?

Roscow, J., Bowen, C. & Almond, D., 2017, In : ACS Energy Letters. 2, 10, p. 2264-2269 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLetter

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1 Citation (Scopus)

Carbon nanotubes and superplasticizer reinforcing cementitious composite for aerostatic porous bearing

da Silva, L. J., Panzera, T. H., Vieira, L. M. G., Duduch, J. G., Bowen, C. R. & Campos Rubio, J. C., 1 Nov 2017, In : Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part J: Journal of Engineering Tribology. 231, 11, p. 1397-1407 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Bearings (structural)
aerostatics
Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon nanotubes
carbon nanotubes
34 Citations (Scopus)
44 Downloads (Pure)

Control of electro-chemical processes using energy harvesting materials and devices

Zhang, Y., Xie, M., Adamaki, V., Khanbareh, H. & Bowen, C., 21 Dec 2017, In : Chemical Society Reviews. 46, 24, p. 7757-7786 30 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Energy harvesting
Low power electronics
Thermoelectricity
Photovoltaic effects
Harvesters
22 Citations (Scopus)

Design and validation of a LED-based high intensity photocatalytic reactor for quantifying activity measurements

Casado, C., Timmers, R., Sergejevs, A., Clarke, C. T., Allsopp, D. W. E., Bowen, C. R., van Grieken, R. & Marugán, J., 1 Nov 2017, In : Chemical Engineering Journal. 327, p. 1043-1055 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Light emitting diodes
Radiation
Catalysts
catalyst
Lighting
18 Citations (Scopus)
102 Downloads (Pure)

Effect of Zr/Ti ratio on microstructure and electrical properties of pyroelectric ceramics for energy harvesting applications

Wang, Q., Zhang, X., Bowen, C. R., Li, M-Y., Ma, J., Qiu, S., Liu, H. & Jiang, S., 5 Jul 2017, In : Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 710, p. 869-874 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Energy harvesting
Electric properties
Microstructure
Chemical analysis
Lead
47 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Enhanced pyroelectric and piezoelectric properties of PZT with aligned porosity for energy harvesting applications

Zhang, Y., Xie, M., Roscow, J., Bao, Y., Zhou, K., Zhang, D. & Bowen, C. R., 14 Apr 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 14, p. 6569-6580 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Energy harvesting
Lead
Porosity
Freezing
Specific heat
1 Citation (Scopus)

Experimental validation of a porous piezoelectric energy harvester

Martínez-Ayuso, G., Khodaparast, H. H., Zhang, Y., Bowen, C. R., Friswell, M. I., Shaw, A. D., Madinei, H. & Roscow, J. I., Jan 2017, 8th Conference on Smart Structures and Materials, SMART 2017 and 6th International Conference on Smart Materials and Nanotechnology in Engineering, SMN 2017. International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering, p. 630-641 12 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Harvesters
Cantilever beams
Materials properties
Porosity
Homogenization method
26 Downloads (Pure)

Finite element modelling of bilayer porous PZT structures with improved hydrostatic figures of merit

Roscow, J. I., Lewis, R. W. C., Taylor, J. & Bowen, C. R., 3 Aug 2017, 2017 Joint IEEE International Symposium on Applications of Ferroelectrics, International Workshop on Acoustic Transduction Materials and Devices and Piezoresponse Force Microscopy Workshop, ISAF-IWATMD-PFM 2017 - Conference. IEEE, p. 78-82 5 p. 8000217

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Porosity
Porous materials
Hydrophones
Dielectric properties
Ferroelectric materials
4 Citations (Scopus)

Functionalization of BaTiO3 nanoparticles with electron insulating and conducting organophosphazene-based hybrid materials

Pappas, G. S., Wan, C., Bowen, C., Haddleton, DM. & Huang, X., 3 Apr 2017, In : RSC Advances. 7, 32, p. 19674-19683 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Hybrid materials
Nanoparticles
Electrons
Spectroscopy
Carbonization
4 Citations (Scopus)

Graphene based skins on thermally responsive composites for deicing applications

Glover, E., Bowen, C., Gathercole, N., Pountney, O., Ball, M., Spacie, C. & Seunarine, K., 11 Apr 2017, Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering. Vol. 10165. p. 101650G 14 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Snow and ice removal
Graphene
Skin
Composite materials
Ice
24 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

Graphene ink laminate structures on poly(vinylidene difluoride) (PVDF) for pyroelectric thermal energy harvesting and waste heat recovery

Zabek, D., Seunarine, K., Spacie, C. & Bowen, C., 15 Mar 2017, In : ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces. 9, 10, p. 9161-9167 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Graphite
Energy harvesting
Waste heat utilization
Thermal energy
Ink
3 Citations (Scopus)

Growth of GaN epitaxial films on polycrystalline diamond by metal-organic vapor phase epitaxy

Jiang, Q., Allsopp, D. W. E. & Bowen, C. R., 16 Mar 2017, In : Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics. 50, 16, 165103.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diamond
Vapor phase epitaxy
Epitaxial films
vapor phase epitaxy
Diamonds
18 Citations (Scopus)
29 Downloads (Pure)

High Performance Capacitors Using BaTiO3 Nanowires Engineered by Rigid Liquid-crystalline Polymers

Zhang, D., Ma, C., Zhou, X., Chen, S-W., Luo, H., Bowen, C. R. & Zhou, K., 21 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 121, 37, p. 20075-20083 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Liquid crystal polymers
Nanowires
capacitors
nanowires
Capacitors
15 Citations (Scopus)

Hydrogen Storage in Polymer-Based Processable Microporous Composites

Rochat, S., Polak-Krasna, K., Tian, M., Holyfield, L., Mays, T., Bowen, C. & Burrows, A., 21 Sep 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 35, p. 18752-18761 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hydrogen storage
Polymers
Composite materials
Fillers
Hydrogen
21 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanical characterisation of polymer of intrinsic microporosity PIM-1 for hydrogen storage applications

Polak-Krasna, K., Dawson, R., Holyfield, L. T., Bowen, C. R., Burrows, A. D. & Mays, T. J., Apr 2017, In : Journal of Materials Science. 52, 7, p. 3862–3875 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Microporosity
Hydrogen storage
Polymers
Elastic moduli
Mechanical properties
25 Citations (Scopus)
251 Downloads (Pure)
Titanium
Powders
wrought alloys
beds
titanium
25 Citations (Scopus)
94 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
86 Citations (Scopus)
222 Downloads (Pure)

Multiscale-structuring of polyvinylidene fluoride for energy harvesting: the impact of molecular-, micro- and macro-structure

Wan, C. & Bowen, C. R., 21 Feb 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 7, p. 3091-3128 38 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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Energy harvesting
Macros
Polymers
Ferroelectric materials
Nanocomposites
24 Citations (Scopus)
113 Downloads (Pure)

Non-linear control of a hydraulic piezo-valve using a generalized Prandtl-Ishlinskii hysteresis model

Stefanski, F., Minorowicz, B., Persson, J., Plummer, A. & Bowen, C., 1 Jan 2017, In : Mechanical Systems and Signal Processing. 82, p. 412-431 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Hysteresis
Hydraulics
Derivatives
Reels
Step response
44 Downloads (Pure)

Non-linear Control of a Piezoelectric Two Stage Servovalve

Persson, L., Plummer, A., Bowen, C. & Elliott, P., Jun 2017.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Hysteresis
Reels
Torque motors
Controllers
Step response
37 Citations (Scopus)
147 Downloads (Pure)

Optimum resistance analysis and experimental verification of nonlinear piezoelectric energy harvesting from human motions

Wang, W., Cao, J., Bowen, C. R., Zhou, S. & Lin, J., 1 Jan 2017, In : Energy. 118, p. 221-230 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Harvesters
Energy harvesting
Computer simulation
Numerical analysis
Experiments
11 Citations (Scopus)

Output response identification in a multistable system for piezoelectric energy harvesting

Harris, P., Arafa, M., Litak, G., Bowen, C. R. & Iwaniec, J., 1 Jan 2017, In : European Physical Journal B : Condensed MAtter and Complex Systems. 90, 1, 20.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Harvesters
Energy harvesting
Vibration
Laminates
Piezoelectric transducers
2 Citations (Scopus)
26 Downloads (Pure)
Open Access
File
Sandwich structures
Energy harvesting
Anisotropy
anisotropy
Domain walls
4 Citations (Scopus)
77 Downloads (Pure)

Piezoelectric Performance and Hydrostatic Parameters of Novel 2–2-Type Composites

Topolov, V. Y., Bowen, C. R. & Krivoruchko, A. V., 1 Oct 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics and Frequency Control. 64, 10, p. 1599 - 1607

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hydrostatics
composite materials
Composite materials
Single crystals
Large scale systems