Paper-based triboelectric nanogenerators and their applications: a review

Jing Han, Nuo Xu, Yuchen Liang, Mei Ding, Junyi Zhai, Qijun Sun and Zhong Lin Wang
Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2021, 12, 151–171.

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Paper-based triboelectric nanogenerators and their applications: a review
Jing Han, Nuo Xu, Yuchen Liang, Mei Ding, Junyi Zhai, Qijun Sun and Zhong Lin Wang
Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2021, 12, 151–171.

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Han, J.; Xu, N.; Liang, Y.; Ding, M.; Zhai, J.; Sun, Q.; Wang, Z. L. Beilstein J. Nanotechnol. 2021, 12, 151–171. doi:10.3762/bjnano.12.12

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