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Design and characterization of novel paper-based inkjet-printed UHF antennas for RFID and sensing applications

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3 Author(s)
Rida, A. ; Georgia Inst. of Technol., Atlanta ; Li Yang ; Tentzeris, M.M.

In this paper, inkjet printed antennas on paper based substrates are investigated for the first time as a solution for the mass production of ultra-low cost radio frequency identification (RFID) and sensing applications. A cavity resonator method and a Transmission Line (TL) method were utilized for the RF characteristics extraction of paper substrate: dielectric constant (epsivr) and loss tangent (tandelta). A UHF RFID antenna was designed and developed on paper substrate using inkjet printing technology which could serve as a technology for a much simpler and faster method for fabricating RFID tags and ultra-low cost paper-based RF front-ends and antennas. Simulation and experimental results verify the characteristics of paper substrate and the performance of the RFID tag.

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Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, 2007 IEEE

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9-15 June 2007