Wireless Power Transfer: Omni-directional Load Detection and Efficient Power Flow Control


Grant Data
Project Title
Wireless Power Transfer: Omni-directional Load Detection and Efficient Power Flow Control
Principal Investigator
Professor Hui, Shu Yuen Ron   (Principal investigator)
Duration
36
Start Date
2015-09-01
Completion Date
2018-08-31
Amount
696029
Conference Title
Presentation Title
Keywords
wireless power transfer, contactless power transfer
Discipline
Power Electronics
Panel
Engineering (E)
Sponsor
RGC General Research Fund (GRF)
HKU Project Code
17206715
Grant Type
General Research Fund (GRF)
Funding Year
2015/2016
Status
On-going
Objectives
1) To study and evaluate 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional load position detection methods for Omni-directional WPT systems; 2) To examine directional power flow control methods in a 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional manner with the optimal energy efficiency; 3) To combine the "Omni-directional" load detection method and the "Directional" power flow control method in 2-D and 3-D WPT systems.