Piezoelectricity

1880

Piezoelectricity

The book of science

Tom Sharp

Pierre Curie, Jacques Curie, Gabriel Lippmann electromagnetism

Piezoelectricity

Piezoelectric uses

Transducer

A transducer converts one form of energy into another. But the energy must be dynamic; you can’t simply put a weight on a piece of quartz to generate electricity indefinitely.

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