Beam Control Technologies With a High-Efficiency Phased Array for Microwave Power Transmission in Japan

@article{Shinohara2013BeamCT,
  title={Beam Control Technologies With a High-Efficiency Phased Array for Microwave Power Transmission in Japan},
  author={Naoki Shinohara},
  journal={Proceedings of the IEEE},
  year={2013},
  volume={101},
  pages={1448-1463}
}
  • N. Shinohara
  • Published 9 April 2013
  • Physics, Business
  • Proceedings of the IEEE
Beam control and/or beamforming technologies involving phased arrays can be used to enable highly efficient microwave power transmission (MPT) systems. In Japan, several field MPT experiments using a phased array have been conducted over the years. In 1992, a joint collaborative group successfully conducted a fuel-free flight experiment using phased-array technology, which was referred to as the MIcrowave Lifted Airplane eXperiment. In 2008, Kobe University (Kyoto, Japan) and a U.S. research… 

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