P11401: Portable High Power-Density Energy System

Generate Product Concepts

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Project Objective

The objective of this project is to design and build a portable power supply device that harvests energy from a renewable source. This project will be used to supply power to the MSD 2010-11 WOCCS family of projects. Block Diagram

Product Design Concept

The power storage and delivery system is be comprised of 4 essential functions:

1. Energy Capture

Many ideas for energy capture methods were brainstormed:

Energy Conversion

Energy Storage

It was given that the group will use rechargable Lithium Ion batteries. Concepts were brainstormed with this in mind.

Energy Delivery