April 19 (Mon.) - 22(Thu.), 2021
Online, hosted in Japan

Plenary Talks

  • H. Haas (Univ. Strathclyde)
    “The Road Towards Zero-Energy Gigabit Wireless Transceivers”

Special Talks

  • C. Davlantes (Reach Labs)
    “Augmenting the performance of microwave wireless power networks by incorporating metasurface-based mesh nodes”
  • H. Fujimoto (The University of Tokyo)
    “In-wheel motor EV and dynamic charging using wireless power transfer”

Invited Talks

  • P. Jaffe (Naval Research Laboratory)
    “Power Beaming and Space Applications”
  • V. Khorenko (AZUR SPACE Solar Power GmbH)
    “Industrial advancement of III/V metamorphic technology for high efficiency infrared laser power converters”
  • A. Kudryashov (Institute of Geosphere Dynamics RAS)
    “Free-space laser communication systems”
  • S. Sweeney (University of Surrey)
    “Optical wireless power at eye-safe wavelengths: Challenges and opportunities”
  • H. Helmers (Fraunhofer)
    “New frontiers in III-V based photonic power converters”
  • T. Nugent (PowerLight Technologies)
    “Improving Performance Metrics for Power Beaming”
  • M. Miyoshi (Nagoya Institute of Technology)
    “GaN-based solar cells and their application to optical wireless power transmission system”
  • Y. Shoji (AIST)
    “Novel low-cost fabrication method (H-VPE) of III-V photovoltaic devices”
  • S. Fafard (Broadcom)
    “Power and Spectral Range Options for Optical Power Converter Products”
  • A. Tonini (Diamond Fiber)
    “High power single mode expanded beam fiber optic connectors for Power over Fiber applications”
  • P. Leisher (Freedom Photonics LLC)
    “Longitudinal current crowding in high power diode lasers”