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Title: Efficient near-field wireless energy transfer using adiabatic system variations

Abstract

Disclosed is a method for transferring energy wirelessly including transferring energy wirelessly from a first resonator structure to an intermediate resonator structure, wherein the coupling rate between the first resonator structure and the intermediate resonator structure is .kappa..sub.1B, transferring energy wirelessly from the intermediate resonator structure to a second resonator structure, wherein the coupling rate between the intermediate resonator structure and the second resonator structure is .kappa..sub.B2, and during the wireless energy transfers, adjusting at least one of the coupling rates .kappa..sub.1B and .kappa..sub.B2 to reduce energy accumulation in the intermediate resonator structure and improve wireless energy transfer from the first resonator structure to the second resonator structure through the intermediate resonator structure.

Inventors:
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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1410513
Patent Number(s):
9,831,682
Application Number:
14/458,563
Assignee:
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA) CHO
DOE Contract Number:  
FG02-99ER45778
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2014 Aug 13
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING; 32 ENERGY CONSERVATION, CONSUMPTION, AND UTILIZATION

Citation Formats

Hamam, Rafif E., Karalis, Aristeidis, Joannopoulos, John D., and Soljacic, Marin. Efficient near-field wireless energy transfer using adiabatic system variations. United States: N. p., 2017. Web.
Hamam, Rafif E., Karalis, Aristeidis, Joannopoulos, John D., & Soljacic, Marin. Efficient near-field wireless energy transfer using adiabatic system variations. United States.
Hamam, Rafif E., Karalis, Aristeidis, Joannopoulos, John D., and Soljacic, Marin. Tue . "Efficient near-field wireless energy transfer using adiabatic system variations". United States. doi:. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1410513.
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