29 Apr '14, 8am

TDK Licenses WiTricity Patent Portfolio for Wireless Charging |Electric Vehicle News #EV

TDK Licenses WiTricity Patent Portfolio for Wireless Charging |Electric Vehicle News #EV

The wireless charging space is on fire this week with first Hella and now TDK announcing that it has entered into a licensing agreement for wireless power transfer technology with U.S. based WiTricity Corporation (Watertown, MA). The aim of the alliance is to develop wireless power transfer systems for electric vehicles (EV) and other mobility applications, and to promote business. Wireless power transfer technology can supply electricity without using cables. The technology TDK intends to implement is known as resonant magnetic coupling for wireless power transfer*. Because power can be transferred efficiently even though the power source device and power capture device are separated by many centimeters and through roadway materials such as concrete and asphalt, this technology is expected to find commercial application in EVs and other mobility areas requiring recharging...

Full article: http://www.electric-vehiclenews.com/2014/04/tdk-licenses-...

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