Special Issue "Wireless Power Transfer and Energy Harvesting Technologies"
A special issue of Energies (ISSN 1996-1073).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 December 2017)
We would like to invite you to submit your research findings to a Special Issue of Energies on the subject area of “Wireless Power Transfer and Energy Harvesting Systems”. This Special Issue will reflect the most recent theoretical and practical developments of wireless power supplies for consumer electronics, industrial, biomedical, and transportation applications. Topics to be included in this Special Issue include, but are not limited to, the following:
Wireless charging of mobile phones, pads, smart watches, etc.
Wireless charging of AGVs (Automatic Guided Vehicles), materials handling and logistic systems
Wireless power supply of biomedical sensors and actuators, heart pumps
Static and dynamic EVs charging
Wireless power transfer mechanism
System modelling and power flow control
Soft switching converter topologies
Magnetic coupling design
Capacitive coupling design
New ferrites and dielectric materials
Ultrasonic transducers for wireless power transfer
Energy harvesting technologies
Energy harvesting from high voltage power transmission lines
Wireless energy network
Energy management of battery and supercapacitor systems
Bi-directional wireless interface for PV and wind energy integration.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Aiguo Patrick Hu
Prof. Dr. Xin Dai
Prof. Dr. Zhengming Zhao
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Energies is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1600 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
Wireless power transfer (WPT)
Contactless power transfer
Inductive power transfer (IPT)
Capacitive power transfer (CPT)
Ultrasonic power transfer (UPT)
Transcutaneous energy transfer (TET)
Wireless integration of renewable energy