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Re: "NONRADIATIVE" POWER TRANSFER (fwd)
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Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2007 23:41:45 -0500
From: resonance <resonance@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
To: Tesla list <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
Subject: Re: "NONRADIATIVE" POWER TRANSFER (fwd)
Jay Leno even had this MIT nonsense in his humorous monologue last night on
He described the wireless transfer of power by the MIT group and the punch
"Yea, if you are wearing huge wool socks and walking on very thick carpet!"
BTW, if anyone needs 34 x 8.5 inch, 24 x 6 inch, or 20 x 5 inch toroids I
have a bunch in stock. Contact me off-list.
Resonance Research Corp.
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From: "Tesla list" <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
Sent: Thursday, July 05, 2007 5:53 PM
Subject: "NONRADIATIVE" POWER TRANSFER (fwd)
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> Date: Thu, 05 Jul 2007 15:43:42 -0700
> From: Ed Phillips <evp@xxxxxxxxxxx>
> To: "tesla@xxxxxxxxxx" <tesla@xxxxxxxxxx>
> Subject: "NONRADIATIVE" POWER TRANSFER
> According to the Science weekly bulletin the stupid MIT article is
> being published in this week's (July 6) Science. I hope a number of you
> will write carefully-prepared letters of protest to the editor as I
> intend to do after I receive the magazine, probably next Thursday.
> Points to make:
> 1. There's no new discovery of any kind here by other than the authors.
> Their " remarkable discovery" that two coupled circuits tuned to the
> same frequency would exhibit enhanced coupling was demonstratedThe basic
> principle was used in public and well documented demonstrations by
> Nikola Tesla in the early 1890's and in high power demonstrations at
> Colorado Springs 1899-1900. He was issued several patents demonstrating
> the principle clearly. The remarkable discovery that two coupled
> circuits tuned to the same frequency would exhibit enhanced coupling was
> demonstrated in public by Oliver Lodge in 1889.
> 2. A thorough mathematic analysis of the coupling between tuned circuits
> was published by Paul Drude in the early 1900's.
> 3. The authors demonstration can be predicted by well-known expressions
> dating from this time, published in numerous text books and manuals and
> in wide useage by "radio engineers" by the early 1920's.
> 4. In spite of their use of the term "non-radiative" the actual power
> radiated in their experiments was at least 100 times (actually nearer
> 1000 I think but haven't done the calculations) larger than permitted by
> FCC regulations.
> 5. etc. etc.