This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.View Full Document
Unformatted text preview: the designer realized that by using contemporary photovoltaic technology along with a Peltier junction, it would be technically possible to create bikini that could power various gadgets. Due to the fact that no power is actually stored in the Solar Bikini, the wearer has the possibility to go for a swim. At the same time it is not recommended to charge the device while swimming. After the wearer is back from water, it is required to wait until the bikini is completely dry so it could work properly. The garment's cost can vary depending on the design, but according to the designer the price will range between $500 and $1,500. The bikini can now be ordered from Solar Coterie. (http://www.infoniac.com/hi-tech/latest-invention-solar-bikini-charges-gadgets.html)...
View Full Document
- Fall '15
- Photovoltaics, Solar cell, Photovoltaic module, Solar Bikini