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  • n. Plural form of nanowatt.

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Examples

  • McAlpine says the material gives 10 nanowatts of power from human finger tapping.

    Medical Devices Powered by the Patient’s Own Heart | Impact Lab

  • Each protein is only capable of making nanowatts of electricity, but Matthew Silver and Kranthi Vistakula, both of IntAct Labs, believe that many proteins used together may be able to power small devices or help charge a battery ...

    Boing Boing

  • The end result was able to produce over 40 nanowatts/cm

    Ars Technica

  • This film can be used in touch screens of common mobile devices, wherein pressing the screen would generate about 20 nanowatts per square centimeter-that is, enough power to help run part of the device.

    Discover Blogs

  • "The yeast-based fuel cell produces around 40 nanowatts of power, compared to the microwatt a typical wristwatch battery might produce," said Chaio.

    Zee News : India National

  • The yeast-based fuel cell produces around 40 nanowatts of power, compared to the microwatt a typical wristwatch battery might produce, Chaio says.

    Signs of the Times

  • This problem is exacerbated by FCC regulations, which prohibit FM transmitters from broadcasting at greater than 18.75 nanowatts, essentially ensuring that they won't work well.

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  • The team found that zinc oxide nanowires, which have six-sided, column-like crystals, could produce 10 nanowatts per square centimeter by converting mechanical energy into electricity.

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  • The circuit the UW team developed is built from parts measuring 130 nanometers and consumes on average just 10 nanowatts of power during operation.

    Peak Energy

  • Since the current prototype is generating nanowatts of power as of now, the technology will definitely take some time to run the gadgets like netbooks, iPhones or some military hardware.

    Green Diary

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