A REVIEW ON WIRELESS POWER TRANSFER: CONCEPTS, IMPLEMENTATIONS, CHALLENGES, AND MITIGATION SCHEMES

Authors

  • MB Sidiku DEPT. OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, F.C.T, ABUJA, NIGERIA
  • EM Eronu DEPT. OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, F.C.T, ABUJA, NIGERIA
  • EC Ashigwuike DEPT. OF ELECTRICAL AND ELECTRONICS ENGINEERING, UNIVERSITY OF ABUJA, F.C.T, ABUJA, NIGERIA

Keywords:

wireless power transfer, application, advantages, disadvantages topologies, communication, optimization, efficiency

Abstract

This paper reviews the current strides in the wireless power transfer (WPT) system. The paper discusses the classification of wireless power transfer, its application, trend and impact on society, advantages as well as disadvantages. It also presents a comparative analysis of existing work done by researchers in the field of wireless power transfer showing the shortcomings in various topologies, communication, and optimization methods used to increase the overall performance efficiency and proffer direction for further studies.

 

http://dx.doi.org/10.4314/njt.v39i4.29

Published

2020-09-30

Issue

Section

Computer, Telecommunications, Software, Electrical & Electronics Engineering