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The regulatory framework for wireless power transfer systems

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  20 November 2014

Christos Kalialakis*
Radiocommunications Laboratory, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, GR54124 Thessaloniki, Greece EETT, Thessaloniki State Airport, GR55103 Thessaloniki, Greece
Apostolos Georgiadis
Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya-CTTC, Castelldefels 08860, Barcelona, Spain
Corresponding author: C. Kalialakis Email:


A survey of the regulatory framework pertinent to wireless power transfer (WPT) systems is given. Both technical (power and frequency) considerations along with health safety radiation compliance are examined. A primer on regulatory processes is also included to facilitate the understanding of the developments. The current state is analyzed and ongoing regulatory activities across the globe are discussed. Furthermore, a review of recent radiation safety studies of WPT systems is included.

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