A contactless charging system is presented. The contactless charging system includes an electrical outlet coupled to a power source and comprising a primary coil. An inlet on a vehicle comprising a dielectric region is disposed within a cavity. A secondary coil is disposed within the cavity and coupled to a storage module. A field focusing element is disposed proximate the dielectric region and configured to focus a magnetic field.

Title
Contactless power transfer system
Application Number
12/845133
Publication Number
20120025758
Application Date
July 28, 2010
Publication Date
February 2, 2012
Inventor
Neelmegh R
Suma Memana Narayana Bhat
Jay Chakraborty
Somakumar Ramachandrapanicker
Kumar Vaibhav Srivastava
James William Bray
Niskayuna
NY, US
Adnan Kutubuddin Bohori
Assignee
General Electric Company
NY, US
IPC
H02J 07/00
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