Miniaturized Chipless RFID Tags Based on Periodically Loaded Microstrip Structure

Authors

  • M. Added Faculty of Physical and Natural Mathematical Sciences of Tunis, University of Tunis el Manar, Tunisia
  • K. Rabaani Faculty of Physical and Natural Mathematical Sciences of Tunis, University of Tunis el Manar, Tunisia
  • S. Chabaan Faculty of Physical and Natural Mathematical Sciences of Tunis, University of Tunis el Manar, Tunisia
  • N. Boulejfen Research Center for Microelectronics and Nanotechnology, Technopole of Sousse, Tunisia
Volume: 9 | Issue: 5 | Pages: 4679-4684 | October 2019 | https://doi.org/10.48084/etasr.3055

Abstract

A compact chipless radio frequency identification (RFID) tag-based on slow-wave technology is introduced in this paper. The tag consists of a resonant circuit based on open stub resonators periodically loaded by shunt stubs allowing a coding capacity of 9 bits and operating in a frequency range from 2 to 4GHz. The receiving and transmitting antennas of the tag are particularly designed to minimize the tag size as much as possible. The proposed tag presents a robust bit pattern with a compact and fully printable structure using FR4 substrate for a low-cost tag.

Keywords:

chipless RFID tag, slow-wave technology, coding capacity

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M. Added, K. Rabaani, S. Chabaan, and N. Boulejfen, “Miniaturized Chipless RFID Tags Based on Periodically Loaded Microstrip Structure”, Eng. Technol. Appl. Sci. Res., vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 4679–4684, Oct. 2019.

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