Naoki Shinohara

Status

  • Chair, WPTC, MTT-S FS Conference ExComs, Meetings and Symposia Committee, Standing Committees**
  • Chair, Member, MTT-26 WIRELESS ENERGY TRANSFER AND CONVERSION, Technical Committees**
  • Co-chairs, Subcommittee: Tutorial, Review Articles and eBooks Development, Education Committee, Standing Committees**
  • dml, MTT-26 WIRELESS ENERGY TRANSFER AND CONVERSION, Technical Committees**
  • Member, MTT-26 WIRELESS ENERGY TRANSFER AND CONVERSION, Technical Committees**

Presentations

Wireless Power Transfer via Radiowaves (Wave Series)

Theory, technologies, applications, and current R&D status of the wireless power transfer (WPT) will be presented. The talk will cover both the far-field WPT via radio waves, especially beam-type and ubiquitous-type WPT, and energy harvesting from broadcasting waves. The research of the WPT was started from the far-field WPT via radio waves, in particular the microwaves in 1960s. In recent years this became a hot topic again due to the rapid growth of wireless devices. Theory and technologies of antenna and circuits will be presented in case of beam-type and ubiquitous-type WPT. The industrial applications and current R&D status of the WPT via radio waves will be also presented.