IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Characteristics of a novel energy transmission for a rechargeable cardiac pacemaker by using a resonant DC-DC converter

Proceedings of IECON '93 - 19th Annual Conference of IEEE Industrial Electronics

Author(s): Nishimura, T.H. ; Hirachi, K. ; Maejima, Y. ; Kuwana, K. ; Saito, M.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 January 1993
Conference Location: Maui, HI, USA
Conference Date: 15 November 1993
ISBN (Paper): 0-7803-0891-3
DOI: 10.1109/IECON.1993.339160
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A full-bridge resonant converter which transfers several W of power across a large, variable air gap has been designed and built. The converter can power a rechargeable cardiac pacemaker through... View More

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