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COMPACT METAL MOUNTABLE UHF RFID TAG ON A BARIUM TITANATE BASED SUBSTRATE

By T. Björninen, A. A. Babar, L. Ukkonen, L. Sydanheimo, A. Z. Elsherbeni, and J. Kallioinen

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Abstract:
The development of a compact metal mountable Radio-Frequency IDentification (RFID) tag antenna on a ceramic substrate based on Barium Titanate is presented. The performance limitations and design trade-offs of metal mountable RFID tag antennas are reviewed and the favorable features of a high-permittivity antenna substrate for the development of antennas for metal mountable RFID tags are discussed. The simulation-based tag antenna design process is outlined and the measured read range of the developed metal mountable tag on conductive platforms of various sizes is presented.

Citation:
T. Björninen, A. A. Babar, L. Ukkonen, L. Sydanheimo, A. Z. Elsherbeni, and J. Kallioinen, "Compact Metal Mountable UHF RFID Tag on a Barium Titanate Based Substrate," Progress In Electromagnetics Research C, Vol. 26, 43-57, 2012.
doi:10.2528/PIERC11110208

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