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Title: Wireless power transfer magnetic couplers

Abstract

A magnetic coupler is disclosed for wireless power transfer systems. A ferrimagnetic component is capable of guiding a magnetic field. A wire coil is wrapped around at least a portion of the ferrimagnetic component. A screen is capable of blocking leakage magnetic fields. The screen may be positioned to cover at least one side of the ferrimagnetic component and the coil. A distance across the screen may be at least six times an air gap distance between the ferrimagnetic component and a receiving magnetic coupler.

Inventors:
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Issue Date:
Research Org.:
Utah State University, North Logan, UT (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1236001
Patent Number(s):
9,240,270
Application Number:
13/648,201
Assignee:
Utah State University
DOE Contract Number:  
EE0003114
Resource Type:
Patent
Resource Relation:
Patent File Date: 2012 Oct 09
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
75 CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS, SUPERCONDUCTIVITY AND SUPERFLUIDITY; 24 POWER TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION; 71 CLASSICAL AND QUANTUM MECHANICS, GENERAL PHYSICS

Citation Formats

Wu, Hunter, Gilchrist, Aaron, and Sealy, Kylee. Wireless power transfer magnetic couplers. United States: N. p., 2016. Web.
Wu, Hunter, Gilchrist, Aaron, & Sealy, Kylee. Wireless power transfer magnetic couplers. United States.
Wu, Hunter, Gilchrist, Aaron, and Sealy, Kylee. Tue . "Wireless power transfer magnetic couplers". United States. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1236001.
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