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Journal Articles

  1. "Quasistatic Cavity Resonance for Ubiquitous Wireless Power Transfer;" PLOS ONE; February 2017
  2. "Electromagnetic Time Reversal Focusing of Near Field Waves in Metamaterials"; Applied Physics Letters; 109, December 2016
  3. "3-Dimensional Charging via Multi-Mode Resonant Cavity Enabled Wireless Power Transfer"; Matthew J. Chabalko and Alanson P. Sample; IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics; November 2015
  4. "Resonant Cavity Mode Enabled Wireless Power Transfer"; Matthew J. Chabalko and Alanson P. Sample; Applied Physics Letters; 105, December 2014
  5. "Enabling Seamless Wireless Power Delivery in Dynamic Environments"; Alanson P. Sample, Benjamin H. Waters, Scott T. Wisdom, and Joshua R. Smith; Proceedings of the IEEE; vol.101, no.6, pp.1343-1358, June 2013
  6. "Evaluation of Wireless Resonant Power Transfer Systems with Human Electromagnetic Exposure Limits"; Andreas Christ, Mark G. Douglas, John Roman, Emily B. Cooper, Alanson P. Sample, Benjamin H. Waters, Joshua R. Smith, and Niels Kuster; IEEE Transactions on Electromagnetic Compatibility; vol. pp, no. 99, pp. 1-10, October 2012
  7. "Powering a Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) With the Free-Range Resonant Electrical Energy Delivery (FREE-D) System"; Benjamin H. Waters, Alanson P. Sample, Pramod Bonde, and Joshua R. Smith; Proceedings of the IEEE; vol.100, no.1, pp.138-149, January 2012
  8. "Toward Total Implantability Using Free-range Resonant Electrical Energy Delivery System: Achieving Untethered Ventricular Assist Device Operation over Large Distances"; Benjamin H. Waters, Alanson P. Sample, Joshua R. Smith, and Joshua Smith; Cardiology Clinics, November 2011, Vol. 29, N.4, pp.609-625.
  9. "Powering a Ventricular Assist Device over Meter Distances Wirelessly: The Free-Range Resonant Electrical Energy Delivery (FREE-D) System"; Benjamin Waters, Alanson Sample, Robert Kormos, Joshua Smith, Pramod Bonde; Journal of Cardiac Failure, August 2011. Vol. 17, No. 8, pp.42-43
  10. "Analysis, Experimental Results, and Range Adaptation of Magnetically Coupled Resonators for Wireless Power Transfer"; Alanson P. Sample, David T. Meyer, and Joshua R. Smith; IEEE Transactions on Industrial and Electronics; vol.58, no.2, pp.544-554, February 2011
  11. "RFID: From Supply Chains to Sensor Nets"; S. Roy, V. Jandhyala, J. Smith, D. Wetherall, B. Otis, R. Chakraborty, M. Buettner, D. Yeager, Y. Ko, and Alanson Sample; Proceedings of the IEEE; vol.98, no.9, pp.1583-1592, September 2010
  12. "Design of an RFID-Based Battery-Free Programmable Sensing Platform"; Alanson P. Sample, Daniel J. Yeager, Pauline S. Powledge, Alexander V. Mamishev, and Joshua R. Smith; IEEE Transactions on Instrumentation and Measurement; Vol. 57, No. 11, pp. 2608-2615, November 2008

Conference Papers

  1. "Circuit Model for Resonant Cavity Mode Enabled Wireless Power Transfer"; Mohsen Shahmohammadi, Matt Chabalko and Alanson P. Sample; 2016 European Microwave Conference (EuMC), October 3–7, 2016
  2. "RapID: A Framework for Fabricating Low-Latency Interactive Objects with RFID Tags"; Andrew Spielberg, Alanson Sample, Scott E. Hudson, Jennifer Mankoff, and Jim McCann; ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), May 7–12, 2016
  3. "PaperID: A Technique for Drawing Functional Battery-Free Wireless Interfaces on Paper"; Hanchuan Li, Eric Brockmeyer, Elizabeth J. Carter, Josh Fromm, Scott E. Hudson, Shwetak N. Patel, and Alanson P. Sample; ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), May 7–12, 2016
  4. "ID-Match: A Hybrid Computer Vision and RFID System for Recognizing Individuals in Groups"; Hanchuan Li, Peijin Zhang, Samer Al Moubayed, Shwetak N. Patel, and Alanson P. Sample; ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), May 7–12, 2016
  5. "EM-ID: Tag-less Identification of Electrical Devices via Electromagnetic Emissions"; Chouchang (Jack) Yang and Alanson P. Sample; IEEE International Conference on RFID, May 3-5, 2016
  6. "High-Q, Over-Coupled Tuning for Near-Field RFID Systems"; Mohsen Shahmohammadi, Matt Chabalko, and Alanson P. Sample; IEEE International Conference on RFID, May 3-5, 2016
  7. "An Energy-interference-free Hardware/Software Debugger for Intermittent Energy-harvesting Systems"; Alexei Colin, Graham Harvey, Brandon Lucia, and Alanson P. Sample; International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS '16), April 2–6, 2016
  8. "EMSense: Recognizing Handled, Uninstrumented, Electro-Mechanical Objects Using Software-Defined Radio"; Gierad Laput, Chouchang (Jack) Yang, Robert Xiao, Alanson P. Sample, and Chris Harrison; ACM User Interface Software and Technology Symposium, November 8-11, 2015
  9. "Energy-Interference-Free System and Toolchain Support for Energy-Harvesting Devices"; Alexei Colin, Alanson P. Sample, and Brandon Lucia; IEEE International Conference on Compilers, Architecture and Synthesis for Embedded Systems (CASES), October 4-9, 2015
  10. "Self-Localizing Battery-Free Cameras"; Saman Naderiparizi, Yi (Eve) Zhao, James Youngquist, Alanson P. Sample, and Joshua R. Smith; ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UBICOMP), September 7-11, 2015
  11. "Electric Field Coupling to Short Dipole Receivers for Cavity Mode Enabled Wireless Power Transfer"; Matthew J. Chabalko and Alanson P. Sample; IEEE Antennas and Propagation Symposium, July 19-24, 2015
  12. "IDSense: A Human Object Interaction Detection System Based on Passive UHF RFID"; Hanchuan Li , Can Ye, and Alanson P. Sample; ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI), April 18-24, 2015
  13. "NFC-WISP: A Sensing and Computationally Enhanced Near-Field RFID Platform"; Yi (Eve) Zhao, Joshua R. Smith, and Alanson P. Sample; IEEE International Conference on RFID, April 15-17, 2015
  14. "WINDWare: Supporting ubiquitous computing with passive sensor enabled RFID"; Asanga Wickramasinghe, Damith C. Ranasinghe, and Alanson P. Sample; IEEE International Conference on RFID, April 8-10, 2014
  15. "Wirelessly Powered Bistable Display Tags"; Artem Dementyev, Jeremy Gummeson, Derek Thrasher, Aaron Parks, Deepak Ganesan, Joshua R. Smith, and Alanson P. Sample; ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2013), Zurich, Switzerland, September 8-12, 2013
  16. "Sensor Enabled Wearable RFID Technology for Mitigating the Risk of Falls Near Beds"; Roberto L. Shinmoto Torres, Qinfen Shi, Alanson P. Sample, and Damith C. Ranasinghe; IEEE International Conference on RFID, April 30 – May 2, 2013
  17. "A Wireless Sensing Platform Utilizing Ambient RF Energy"; Aaron Parks, Alanson Sample, Yi Zhao, and Joshua R. Smith; IEEE Topical Meeting on Wireless Sensors and Sensor Networks (WiSNET), Austin, TX, January 20-23, 2013
  18. "Towards falls prevention: A wearable wireless and battery-less sensing and automatic identification tag for real time monitoring of human movements"; Damith C. Ranasinghe, Roberto L. Shinmoto Torres, Alanson P. Sample, Joshua R. Smith, Keith Hill, and Renuka Visvanathan; International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), August 28 - September 1, 2012
  19. "Adaptive Impedance Matching for Magnetically Coupled Resonators"; Benjamin H. Waters, Alanson P. Sample, and Joshua R. Smith; PIERS Proceedings, pp. 694-701, Moscow, Russia, August 19-23, 2012
  20. "Optical localization of passive UHF RFID tags with integrated LEDs"; Alanson P. Sample, Craig Macomber, Liang-Ting Jiang, and Joshua R. Smith; IEEE International Conference on RFID, 3-5 April, 2012
  21. "Promise of unrestricted mobility and freedom with wireless powering of a Ventricular Assist Device (VAD)"; Benjamin Waters, Alanson Sample, Joshua Smith, Pramod Bonde; 19th congress of the International Society of Rotary Blood Pumps, September 8-10th, 2011, Louisville, KY
  22. "Wireless Power for Ventricular Assist Devices: Innovation with the Free-Range Resonant Electrical Energy Delivery System (FREE-D) for Mechanical Circulatory Assist"; Pramod Bonde, Alanson Sample, Benjamin Waters, Emily Cooper, Yoshiya Toyoda, Robert Kormos, and Joshua R. Smith; Proceedings 91st Annual Scientific Meeting of American Association of Thoracic Surgeons, Philadelphia, May 7-11, 2011
  23. "Photovoltaic Enhanced UHF RFID Tag Antennas for Dual Purpose Energy Harvesting"; Alanson Sample, Jeff Braun, Aaron Parks, and Joshua Smith; IEEE International Conference on RFID, April 12-24, 2011
  24. "Innovative Free-range Resonant Electrical Energy Delivery System (FREE-D System) for a ventricular assist device using wireless power"; Joshua Smith, Alanson Sample, Benjamin Waters, Yoshiya Toyoda, Robert L Kormos, and Pramod Bonde; American Society for Artificial Internal Organs Journal, March 2011
  25. "Numerical Electromagnetic Analysis of Human Exposure for Wireless Power Transfer Systems"; Andreas Christ, Mark G. Douglas, John Roman, Emily B. Cooper, Alanson P. Sample, Joshua R. Smith, and Niels Kuster; Proceedings of the Tenth International Congress of the European Bioelectromagnetics Association (EBEA 2011), Rome, Italy February 21-24, 2011
  26. "Experimental Results with two Wireless Power Transfer Systems"; Alanson Sample and Joshua R. Smith; IEEE Radio and Wireless Symposium, January 18-22, 2009
  27. "A Capacitive Touch Interface for Passive RFID Tags", Alanson P. Sample, Daniel J. Yeager, and Joshua R. Smith; Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on RFID, April 27-28, 2009
  28. "Revisiting Smart Dust with RFID Sensor Networks"; Michael Buettner, Ben Greenstein, Alanson Sample, Joshua R. Smith and David Wetherall; Seventh ACM Workshop on Hot Topics in Networks (HotNets-VII), Alberta, Canada, Oct 6-7, 2008
  29. "Demonstration: RFID Sensor Networks with the Intel WISP"; Michael Buettner, Ben Greenstein, Richa Prasad, Alanson Sample, Joshua R. Smith, Daniel Yeager, and David Wetherall; ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys 2008), Raleigh, North Carolina, November 7-8, 2008
  30. "Design of a Passively-Powered, Programmable Sensing Platform for UHF RFID Systems"; Alanson P. Sample, Daniel J. Yeager, Pauline S. Powledge, and Joshua R. Smith; IEEE International Conference on RFID, March 26-28, 2007
  31. "A Wirelessly Powered Platform for Sensing and Computation"; Joshua R. Smith, Alanson Sample, Pauline Powledge, Alexander Mamishev, and Sumit Roy; 8th International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (Ubicomp); Orange Country, CA, USA, September 17-21 2006, pp. 495-506
  32. "Energy Harvesting in RFID Systems"; Alanson P. Sample, Daniel J. Yeager, Joshua R. Smith, Pauline S. Powledge, and Alexander V. Mamishev; IEEE International Conference: Actual Problems of Electronic Device Engineering; September 21-22, 2006
  33. "Sensor Application in RFID Technology"; Daniel J. Yeager, Alanson P. Sample, Joshua R. Smith, Pauline S. Powledge, and Alexander V. Mamishev; IEEE International Conference: Actual Problems of Electronic Device Engineering; September 21-22, 2006
  34. "Autonomous Robotic Monitoring of Underground Cable Systems"; Bing Jiang, Alanson P. Sample, Ryan Wistort, and Alexander Mamishev; 12th International Conference on Advanced Robotics, September 2005, pp. 673-679
  35. "Mobile Monitoring for Distributed Infrastructures"; Bing Jiang, Alanson P. Sample, Ryan Wistort, and Alexander Mamishev; IEEE International Conference on Mechatronics and Automation, Niagara Falls, Canada, July 2005 pp.138-143

Book Chapters & Magazine Articles

  1. "Building a Toolkit for Fabricating Interactive Objects "; Andrew Spielberg, Alanson Sample, Scott E. Hudson, Jennifer Mankoff and Jim McCann; XRDS: Crossroads - The ACM Magazine for Students, Volume 22 Issue 3, Spring 2016, Pages 38-43
  2. "The Wireless Identification and Sensing Platform"; Alanson P. Sample and Joshua R. Smith; Wirelessly Powered Sensor Networks and Computational RFID; Pages 33-57; Springer, 2013 edition
  3. "Wireless Ambient Radio Power"; Alanson P. Sample, Aaron N. Parks, Scott Southwood, and Joshua R. Smith; Wirelessly Powered Sensor Networks and Computational RFID; Pages 223-234; Springer, 2013 edition
  4. "A Portable Transmitter for Wirelessly Powering a Ventricular Assist Device Using the Free-Range Resonant Electrical Energy Delivery (FREE-D) System"; Benjamin H. Waters, Jordan T. Reed, Kara R. Kagi, Alanson P. Sample, Pramod Bonde, and Joshua R. Smith; Wirelessly Powered Sensor Networks and Computational RFID; Pages 235-350; Springer, 2013 edition
  5. "WISP: A Passively Powered UHF RFID Tag with Sensing and Computation"; Daniel J. Yeager, Alanson P. Sample, and Joshua R. Smith; Chapter 14 in the RFID Handbook: Applications, Technology, Security, and Privacy; CRC Press, 2008.

Patents Granted

  1. US-8,827,889: "Method and system for powering implantable devices"; Joshua R. Smith, Pramod Bonde, Benjamin H. Waters, Alanson P. Sample; September 9, 2014
  2. US-2012-0234922: "Solar powered RFID tags and method of manufacture therefore"; Alanson P. Sample and Yuri A. Sylvester; September 20, 2012
  3. US-8,952,571 B2: "Extendable wireless power delivery for small devices"; Emily B. Cooper, John C. Neumann, Alanson P. Sample, Joshua R. Smith; August 2, 2012
  4. US-8,446,045: "Flat, asymmetric, and E-field confined wireless power transfer apparatus and method thereof"; Joshua R. Smith, Alanson P. Sample, and Emily B. Cooper; May 21, 2013
  5. US-8,299,652: "Wireless power transfer apparatus and method thereof"; Alanson P. Sample and Joshua R. Smith; October 30, 2012

Patents Pending

  1. US-2016-0164301-A1: "Resonant cavity mode enabled wireless power transfer"; Alanson P. Sample, Matthew J. Chabalko; April, 4, 2015
  2. WO-2015-099795-A1: "System and method for data transmission and power supply capability over an audio jack for moblie devices"; Indira Negi; Lakshman Krishnamurthy; Brian K. Vogel; Darren S. Crews; Sai Hemachandra Vemprala; Xiaochao Yang; Howard D. Millett; Alexander Essaian; Alanson P. Sample; December 28, 2013
  3. WO-2013-177205: "Wireless power delivery in dynamic environments"; Joshua R. Smith, Benjamin Waters, Scott Wisdom, Alanson P. Sample; November 28, 2013
  4. WO-2012-087444: "Range adaptation mechanism for wireless power transfer"; Emily Cooper, Songnan Byang, Charles J. Bonsavage, Joshua R. Smith, Alanson P. Sample, and Anand S. Konanur; December 21, 2012
  5. WO-2011-037777: "Wirelessly Powered Speaker"; Emily B. Cooper, Joshua R. Smith, and Alanson P. Sample; July 21, 2011
  6. US-2010-0045114: "Adaptive Wireless Power Transfer Apparatus and Method Thereof"; Alanson P. Sample and Joshua R. Smith; February 25, 2010
  7. WO-2008-076547: "Dynamic Radio Frequency Power Harvesting"; Alanson P. Sample and Joshua R. Smith; June 26, 2008

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