Possibilities of the application magnetoelectric current sensor for the power supply in transport systems

  • Karol Kuczyński Kazimierz Pulaski University of Technology and Humanities in Radom
Keywords: magnetoelectric sensor, energy harvesting, current sensor, magnetostriction, amorphous magnetic materials, piezoelectric materials


The paper presents the review of the magnetoelectric current sensors. The possibility of output voltage measurement of the sensor in the function of DC magnetic field is also presented.


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