Cart (Loading....) | Create Account
Close category search window
 

Smart cards: present and future applications and techniques

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $31
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

1 Author(s)
Cordonnier, V.M. ; Lille Univ., France

Smart cards, or IC cards, have recently begun to appear in many applications, e.g. banking, telephony and TV decoders. So far their use has been restricted to a set of very specific purposes. However, a smart card contains a microprocessor and a memory, so that it can be used for many functions that are presently performed by other devices, such as papers, keys, purses and also, sometimes, other computers. Smart cards provide a high level of security and enable a new family of information systems to be designed. 100 million IC cards will be manufactured in 1991 throughout the world. The paper is both a survey of the existing technology and an attempt to describe some future possibilities

Published in:

Electronics & Communication Engineering Journal  (Volume:3 ,  Issue: 5 )

Date of Publication:

Oct 1991

Need Help?


IEEE Advancing Technology for Humanity About IEEE Xplore | Contact | Help | Terms of Use | Nondiscrimination Policy | Site Map | Privacy & Opting Out of Cookies

A not-for-profit organization, IEEE is the world's largest professional association for the advancement of technology.
© Copyright 2014 IEEE - All rights reserved. Use of this web site signifies your agreement to the terms and conditions.