Next Article in Journal
Price Forecasting in the Day-Ahead Energy Market by an Iterative Method with Separate Normal Price and Price Spike Frameworks
Previous Article in Journal
Microalgae for Biofuels and Animal Feeds
Energies 2013, 6(11), 5887-5896; doi:10.3390/en6115887
Article

Experimental Analysis of Wireless Power Transmission with Spiral Resonators

* ,
 and
Received: 29 August 2013; in revised form: 22 October 2013 / Accepted: 4 November 2013 / Published: 11 November 2013
Download PDF [3572 KB, updated 12 November 2013; original version uploaded 11 November 2013]
Abstract: In this paper, a theoretical and experimental analysis of wireless power transfer through a coplanar resonator array is presented. In particular, six identical spiral resonators are used to form an array and transfer power between an emitter and a receiver. All the spiral resonators resonate at about 20 MHz and the emitter and receiver coils are designed with formulas taken from literature. The resonator system is modeled using mutual inductances, being retardation not significant. The transmission coefficient is measured for four different arrangements of the six resonators and the experimental measurements are compared with the theoretical predictions, showing similar trends. The paper shows that the peaks of the transmission coefficient vary slightly for the resonator arrangements considered.
Keywords: spiral resonators; wireless power transfer; transmission coefficient; experimental analysis spiral resonators; wireless power transfer; transmission coefficient; experimental analysis
This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Export to BibTeX |
EndNote


MDPI and ACS Style

Puccetti, G.; Reggiani, U.; Sandrolini, L. Experimental Analysis of Wireless Power Transmission with Spiral Resonators. Energies 2013, 6, 5887-5896.

AMA Style

Puccetti G, Reggiani U, Sandrolini L. Experimental Analysis of Wireless Power Transmission with Spiral Resonators. Energies. 2013; 6(11):5887-5896.

Chicago/Turabian Style

Puccetti, Giovanni; Reggiani, Ugo; Sandrolini, Leonardo. 2013. "Experimental Analysis of Wireless Power Transmission with Spiral Resonators." Energies 6, no. 11: 5887-5896.


Energies EISSN 1996-1073 Published by MDPI AG, Basel, Switzerland RSS E-Mail Table of Contents Alert