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Omnidirectional Resonator in X-Y Plane Using a Crisscross Structure for Wireless Power Transfer

  • Kim, Donggeon ;
  • Seo, Chulhun
  • Received : 2015.03.19
  • Accepted : 2015.06.13
  • Published : 2015.07.31

Abstract

Magnetic resonant coupling is more efficient than inductive coupling for transferring power wirelessly over a distance. However, a conventional resonant wireless power transfer (WPT) system requires a transmitter and receiver pair in exactly coaxial positions. We propose a resonator that can serve as an omnidirectional WPT system. A magnetic field will be generated by the current flowed through the transmitter. This magnetic field radiates omnidirectionally in the x-y plane because of the crisscross structure characteristic of the transmitter. The proposed resonator is demonstrated by using a single port. To check the received S21 and transfer efficiency, we moved the receiver around the transmitter at different distances (50-350 mm). As a result, the transmission efficiency is found to be 48%-54% at 200 mm.

Keywords

Crisscross Structure;Omnidirectional Resonator in X-Y Plane;Resonant Coupling;Transfer Efficiency;Wireless Power Transfer

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Acknowledgement

Grant : Metamaterial을 이용한 저잡음 고효율 밀리미터웨이브 시스템