Concept proposed in 1949Developed for the Defense Industry 20+ years back for Missile Tracking and Telemetry Smaller size and lower cost allowed use in 1980’s for Animal and Industry uses Large Scale in Europe for Animal Tagging Large Scale use in the US for Parking/Toll Roads Many companies in India use RFID for Supply Chain Management (SCM). An ADC (Automated Data Collection) technology that uses radio-frequency waves to transfer data between a reader and a movable item to identify, categorize, track. Is fast and does not require physical sight or contact between reader/scanner and the tagged item and performs the operation using low cost components.
Recent announcements from some key retailers have brought the interest in RFID to the forefront. This guide is an attempt to familiarize the reader with RFID technology so that they can be asking the right questions when considering the technology. RFID is a generic term for technologies that use radio waves to automatically identify people or objects. Unlike bar codes, no clear line of sight is required to obtain an accurate read.
RFID based autonomouus mobile car project