Paper Generators: Harvesting Energy from Touching, Rubbing & Sliding
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Paper Generators are the latest breakthrough out of Disney Research, by M. Emre Karagozler, Ivan Poupyrev, and Yuri Suzuki. They’re essentially pieces of paper that you touch, rub, or slide to generate enough power to do everything from light LEDs to activate an eBook screen. You’ll see several more examples in the video above.