CRFID chapters are now being formed, with the first two in Singapore and Macau. More are in the works. Reach out to VP Member Services, Chen Zhi Ning if you are interested in forming a chapter. Read More
RAIN RFID is a wireless technology that connects billions of everyday items to the internet, enabling businesses and consumers to identify, locate, authenticate, and engage each item. RAIN technology is based on a UHF RFID protocol standard developed by GS1 and ISO. Hundreds of companies have delivered products using these standards worldwide since the 1990's, starting with the initial creatio... Read More
by Shashikant Patil
Animal identification verification and tracking done for a variety of reasons including verification of ownership, biosecurity control, identification and tracking for research, tracking health of animals, as well as agricultural purposes.
There are many historical methods and procedures for tracking animals individual identification of animals and birds by means of body ... Read More
by Nilesh Padhi and Shashikant Patil
With the basic purpose of storing identifying information the RFID devices have been effortlessly adopted by the medical industry. Hospitals are among the first users to combine both active and passive RFID.
The basic nature of implementation of the RFID in the hospitals are in the form of IC identification cards for the hospital staffs which can be used ... Read More
by Chinmaya Vyas and Shashikant Patil
Health care in recent years has been an area of research since it is directly associated with people's well-being and health. The various factors affecting this are:
The ever increasing aging population
The emergence of new types of diseases due to changing environmental conditions
Rising costs of healthcare and related services
The shortage o... Read More
Welcome George Xiao, the representative from IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement (I&M) Society, and is a CRFID Distinguished Lecturer. In addition, he is the CRFID appointee to the IEEE Smart Materials initiative.
Dr. Gaozhi (George) Xiao is an IEEE Fellow and a senior research officer of the National Research Council (NRC) of Canada.
Dr. Xiao has been the associate editor of IEEE Trans... Read More
We welcome CPMT's society representative, Professor Emmanouil "Manos" Tentzeris, Georgia Tech,and GEDC Associate Director for RFID/Sensors Research.
He received the diploma degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (â€œMagna Cum Laudeâ€) in Greece and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from the Universi... Read More
by Emily Sopensky, President, IEEE Council on RFID
Early 2017 brings changes and enhancements to the IEEE Council on RFID.
At our first Adcom meeting, the following were appointed to positions in the CRFID:
Secretary/Treasurer: Chris Valenta, GaTech Research Institute
Vice President, Conferences: Apostolos Georgidias, Assoc. Professor, Heriot-Watt University
Vice President, Member... Read More
by Shashikant Patil, Editor in Chief, CRFID Newsletter
It is indeed a pleasure to introduce to you the latest issue of IEEE CRFID Newsletter publishing past activities and events of the Council on the auspicious occasion of International Women's Day! IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) is very close to my heart and I have volunteered my services for WIE India as well as played a key role in establi... Read More