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WIPE - Wireless Power Transmission for Sustainable Electronics

WIPE Newsletter

Highlights from the Kosice Meeting

The 8th Management Commitee / Working Group Meeting and Workshop was held in Kosice, Slovakia, from 16 to 17 of March 2017. The Working Group Meeting was organized by a team lead by Professor Pavol Galajda from the Department of Electronics and Multimedia Communications, Technical University of Kosice.
Social activities included an old city tour and a dinner at the Golden Royal Boutique hotel & SPA.


May 10-12, 2017

WPTC 2017, Taipei, Taiwan  (Submission deadline passed)

May 22-25, 2017

PIERS 2017, St Petersburg, Russia (Submission deadline passed)

Aug 19-26, 2017

URSI GASS 2017, Montreal, Canada (Submission deadline passed)

Aug 28-31, 2017

CPS 2017 Summer School, Cambridge, UK (Registration deadline 17 Aug 2017)

Sep 20-22, 2017

RFID-TA 2017, Warsaw, Poland (Submission 28 Apr 2017)

Oct 8-13, 2017

EuMW 2017, Nuremberg, Germany (Submission deadline passed)

Nov 19-22, 2017

PIERS 2017, Singapore, Singapore (Submission deadline 20 Jun 2017)

Next meeting in Porto, Portugal

The 9th and last Management Commitee / Working Group Meeting and Workshop will take place in Porto, Portugal. The date is to be defined, likely in September 2017. The organization will be in charge of Luís Pessoa (INESC TEC) and Vitor Grade Tavares (INESC TEC and FEUP).

Woman in WPT Award - Applications open

This initiative aims to encourage and sustain women, especially young researchers, to actively participate in emerging technology research fields, as the Wireless Power Transfer. More information.

Disney Research’s Solution to Safe Wireless Power Transfer: Quasistatic Cavity Resonance

A new wireless power delivery system from Disney Research can safely transfer kilowatts of power to mobile devices a room. More information.

RFID Session at PIERS 2017 in Singapore

The main objective of this special session is to address the recent advances in RFID tags and their transformation in augmented tags able to provide more than identification. The session will take place during PIERS 2017 Conference in Singapore, 19-22 November 2017. More information.

2017 RFID-TA Conference

The 2017 IEEE RFID Technology and Applications (RFID-TA) Conference will be held September 20-22, 2017 in Warsaw, Poland. The submission deadline is 28 April 2017. More Information.

Wireless charging transmitter that installs under table surfaces

ChargeSpot from ChargeSpot Wireless Power Inc. is a wireless charging transmitter that installs under table surfaces. It allows anyone to charge their smartphone or tablet and is capable of fast charging. More information.

Call for participation for the second "International Summer School on Cyber-Physical Systems"

You are invited to participate at the international summer school on Cyber-Physical Systems from 28-31 August 2017, at Churchill college, University of Cambridge, UK More information (website will be available soon) First edition.

Call for Papers: Wirelessly powering the future - Submission Deadline: 30th April 2017

The WPT journal invites researchers to contribute original research articles as well as review articles on recent advances in the design and performance analysis of micro- and millimeter-wave systems that employ the concepts of WPT. Check here.

Beamed Wireless Power Transfer from Metasurfaces

A research group based at Duke University, USA, has devised a method for high-efficiency wireless power transfer using large-aperture metasurfaces. More information.
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