These publications represent the collaborations between the University of California Berkeley and Public Interest Energy Research
The Research is conducted in laboratories that have been funded by the University and many public bodies such as NSF and DOE and by many private industries such as Ford Motor Company, and the Industrial members of BWRC, BSAC and CBE. Each one of these publications is authored by at least one student that was supported by PIER.
1. REFEREED PUBLICATIONS
A. ARCHIVAL JOURNALS
S. Roundy, D. Steingart, L. Frechette, P.K. Wright and J. Rabaey, "Power Sources for Wireless Sensor Networks," Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag, GmbH, ISSN: 0302-9743, Volume 2920, 2004, pp. 1 - 17.
S. Roundy, and P.K. Wright, "A Piezoelectric Vibration based Generator for Wireless Electronics," Smart Materials and Structures , Volume 13, 2004, pp. 1131-1142.
S. Roundy, M. Strasser and P. K. Wright, "Powering Ambient Intelligent Networks" in " Ambient Intelligence " Edited by W. Weber, J.M. Rabaey, and E. Aarts and published by Springer November 2004, paper on pages 271-300.
S. Roundy, E. Leland, J. Baker, E. Carleton, E. Reilly, E. Lai, B. Otis, J. Rabaey, V. Sundararajan and P.K. Wright "Improving Power Output for Vibration-Based Energy Scavengers" IEEE Pervasive Computing Journal on Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing , Volume 4 , Number 1, January - March 2005, pp. 28-36.
F. Zavaliche, H. Zheng, L. Mohaddes-Ardabili, S.Y. Yang, Q. Zhan, P. Shafer, E. Reilly, R. Chopdekar, Y. Jia, P.K. Wright, D.G. Schlom, Y. Suzuki, and R. Ramesh, "Electric Field-Induced Magnetization Switching in Epitaxial Columnar Nanostructures," Nano Letters, Volume 5, Number 4, 2005, pp. 1793-1796.
B. REFEREED CONFERENCE AND SYMPOSIUM PROCEEDINGS
S. Roundy, B. Otis, Y-H. Chee, J.M. Rabaey, and P.K. Wright, 2003. "A 1.9GHz RF Transmit Beacon using Environmentally Scavenged Energy," ISPLED 2003, Seoul Korea , August 25 - 27, 2003. Winner of a Best Paper Award.
Roundy, S., Steingart, D., Frechette, L., Wright, P. K., Rabaey, J., "Power Sources for Wireless Sensor Networks," 2004, The 1st European Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks (EWSN), Berlin , Jan. 19-21. http://www.ewsn.org/
Y.H. Chee, J. Rabaey, A. M. Niknejad, "A Class A/B Low Power Amplifier for Wireless Sensor Networks", Proceedings of International Symposium on Circuits and Systems 2004 (ISCAS 2004), vol. 4, pp 409-412, Vancouver, Canada, May 2004.
B. Otis, Y.H. Chee, R. Lu, N.Pletcher, J. Rabaey, "An Ultra-Low Power MEMS-Based Two-Channel Transceiver for Wireless Sensor Networks", Symposium on VLSI Circuits, Honolulu, HI, June 2004.
D. Steingart, C. Ho, J.W. Evans, and P.K. Wright, "Design of an On-Chip Secondary Lithium Ion Polymer Microbattery for Millimeter-Scale Wireless Nodes," The Minerals and Materials Society Meeting Fall 2004
V. Sundararajan, A. Redfern, W. Watts and P.K.Wright, "Distributed Monitoring of Steady State System Performance Using Wireless Sensor Networks" American Society of Mechancial Engineers International Mechanical Engineering Congress , November 13-19, 2004, Anaheim, California, Paper IMECE2004-59884. Proceedings are on Compact Disc, precluding a page reference.
E. S. Leland, E. M. Lai and P.K Wright, " A Self-Powered Wireless Sensor for Indoor Environmental Monitoring " 2004 Wireless Networking Symposium
October 20 - 22, 2004 The University of Texas at Austin Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering Wireless Networking & Communications Group. Proceedings are on Compact Disc, precluding a page reference.
Leland, E.S., Wright, P. K. "Resonance tuning of piezoelectric vibration energy scavenging generators using compressive axial preload",Smart Materials and Structures, vol. 15 pp. 1413-1420 (2006)
B. Otis, Y.H. Chee, J. Rabaey, "A 400uW Rx, 1.6mW Tx Super-regenerative transceiver for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE International Solid-State Circuits Conference (ISSCC), San Francisco, CA, Feb 2005.
Kate Hammond, Elaine Lai, Eli Leland, Sue Mellers, Dan Steingart, Eric Carleton, Beth Reilly, Jessy Baker, Brian Otis, Jan Rabaey, David Culler, and Paul Wright. "An integrated node for energy-scavenging, sensing, and data-transmission: applications in medical diagnostics ." The Second International Workshop on Body Sensor Networks ." Imperial College London April 11-13th 2005.
X. Jiang, J. Polastre, and D. Culler. "Perpetual Environmentally Powered Sensor Networks," The Fourth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks: Special track on Platform Tools and Design Methods for Network Embedded Sensors (IPSN/SPOTS), April 25-27, 2005. Received best paper award
J. Polastre, R. Szewczyk, and D. Culler. "Telos: Enabling Ultra-Low Power Wireless Research," The Fourth International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks: Special track on Platform Tools and Design Methods for Network Embedded Sensors (IPSN/SPOTS), April 25-27, 2005
M. Montero, T. Pering, U. Udaud, P.K. Wright, and R. Want, "Experimental Study on the Effects of Human and Electronic-Mechanical Interaction on RF Signal Strength for a Personal Server," Proceedings of the 2005 American Society of Mechanical Engineers Pacific Rim Technical Conference and Exhibition on the Integration and Packaging of MEMS, NEMS and Electronic Systems, July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, California Paper Reference Number IPACK2005-73154 - Proceedings are on compact disc, precluding a page reference.
N. Pletcher, J. Rabaey, "A 100uW, 1.9GHz Oscillator with Fully Digital Frequency Tuning," Proceedings of the European Solid State Circuits Conference (ESSCIRC), Grenoble , France , September 2005.
J. Baker, S. Roundy and P.K. Wright, "Improvements in Vibration Energy Scavenging for Wireless Sensor Networks," The Third International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics , San Francisco, California, 15 th - 18 th August 2005
J. Polastre, J. Hui, P. Levis, J. Zhao, D. Culler, S. Shenker, and I. Stoica. "A Unifying Link Abstraction for Wireless Sensor Networks," The Third ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys) , November 2-4, 2005.
G. Tolle, J. Polastre, R. Szewczyk, N. Turner, K. Tu, P. Buonadonna, S. Burgess, D. Gay, W. Hong, T. Dawson, and D. Culler. "A Macroscope in the Redwoods," The Third ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys), November 2-4, 2005.
V. Sundararajan, A. Redfern, M. Schneider, P.K. Wright and J. Evans, "Wireless Sensor Networks for Manufacturing Systems" American Society of Mechanical Engineers International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, November 5 th -11 th Orlando, Florida, 2005, Paper Reference Number IMECE 2005-82224, Proceedings are on Compact Disc, precluding a page reference.
E.M. Lai, A. Redfern, and P.K. Wright, "Vibration Powered Battery-Assisted Passive RFID Tag" EUC Workshops 2005, LNCS 3823, December 6-9, 2005, Nagasaki , Japan , pp. 1058-1068
B. W. Cook, A. D. Berny, A. Molnar, S. Lanzisera, and K. S. J. Pister, "An Ultra-low Power 2.4GHz RF Transceiver for Wireless Sensor Networks in 130nm CMOS with 400mV Supply and an Integrated Passive RX Front-end," International Solid-State Circuits Conference ISSCC 2006 (To Be Published), San Francisco, CA, Feb. 5-8, 2006.
E. Reilly, E. Carleton and P.K. Wright, "Thin Film Piezoelectric Energy Scavenging Systems for Long Term Medical Monitoring," The Third International Workshop on Body Sensor Networks ." MIT, Boston , 2006.
2. NON-REFEREED PUBLICATIONS
A. TECHNICAL REPORTS
Dave Auslander, Ed Arens, Charlie Huizenga, Therese Peffer, Alex Do, Xue Chen, Jaehwi Jang, Anna LaRue, Florian Jourda, Po-kai Chen, Reman Childs, William Watts, Yuan Yi, "Initial deployment of a distributed demand-responsive energy management system" CBE Report in progress and to be published
B. NON-REFEREED CONFERENCE PROCEEEDINGS
E. K. Reilly and P.K. Wright, "Vibrational Energy Scavenging via Thin Film Piezoelectric Nanoceramics", 2003, TMS Conference Poster/Abstract
N. Ota, D. Hooks, P. Wright, D. Auslander and T. Peffer, "Wireless Sensor Network Characterization - Application to Demand Response Energy Pricing" SenSys 2003, The First International Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems , November 5-7 th 2003, Los Angeles CA P. 334-335.
P. Levis and D. Gay. "Reprogramming Sensor Networks Safely, Quickly, and Efficiently," Demo Session of The Third ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys), November 2-4, 2005.
C. ARTICLES IN NON-ARCHIVAL JOURNALS
P.K. Wright, "The Market Promise of Wireless Sensor Networks," Nikkei Business Publications , Tokyo, Japan, 2004, NIKKEI BizTech, Number 003, pp.134-139 In Japanese.
S. Roundy, P.K. Wright and J. Rabaey, Energy Scavenging for Wireless Sensor Networks with Special Focus on Vibrations , Kluwer Academic Publishers, published in 2004, 1- 212 pages, ISBN Number 1-4020-7663-0.
Arens, E., C.C. Federspiel, D. Wang and C. Huizenga, 2005. "How Ambient Intelligence Will Improve Habitability and Energy Efficiency in Buildings" chapter for Ambient Intelligence, eds. W. Weber, J.M. Rabaey and E. Aarts, Springer, March. pp.63-80.
4. OTHER - PATENT
S. Roundy, P.K. Wright, and J. Rabaey, " Piezobenders for Energy Scavenging in Wireless Sensor Nets" Patent pending with the Office of Technology Licensing at UC Berkeley
E. Leland and P.K.Wright, "Adjustable Resonance Energy Scavenger Disclosure" Patent pending with the Office of Technology Licensing at UC Berkeley (Case B06-067)
J. W. Evans, M. Schneider, D. Steingart, P.K. Wright and D. Ziegler, "Wireless Measurement of Operating Parameters for Hall Cells," Patent pending with the Regents of the University of California, Franklin St. Oakland, Client Reference No. B05-019-1
D. Culler, J. Hui, J. Polastre, A. Do, X. Yang, E. Arens, C. Huizenga, R. White, and P. Wright. "An Intelligent Apparatus for AC Appliance Monitoring and Control that is Programmable and Networked," Patent pending with the Office of Technology Licensing at UC Berkeley
Elizabeth Reilly, Eric Carleton and Paul Wright, "Thin Film Piezoelectric Energy Scavenging Systems," Patent pending with the Office of Technology Licensing at UC Berkeley