on this book
At the Universities and Colleges, the book could be used for the
- Textbook for a stand-alone protocol oriented course
which communication and protocol aspects will be covered in details and
the structure and functionality of the tags will be understood at the
high-level. Chapters 2, basics of 1, 3, 4 and 5, 6-12, 16 and 17 should
- Main book for the technology-oriented course in
functionalities of RFID readers and tags will be covered and networks
and other aspects will be mentioned. Chapters 1-6, basics of 7 and 8,
14-19 should be covered. This book will be supplemented with the
research articles or other books that cover RF and antenna issues.
- Part of recommended readings in more general RFID
related to RFID
Below is a partial list of online courses that have slides and other
material available for download. Please send us (at firstname.lastname@example.org
links to another courses that are not included in the list below.
Communications: Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Systems
Prof. Miodrag Bolic
University of Ottawa
This course covers mainly UHF and HF RFID system and describes
hardware, software and protocols of RFID systems.
EE296W - Radio
Identification (RFID) Systems
Prof. Robert Morelos-Zaragoza
Department of Electrical Engineering
San Jose State University
This is an engineering course that covers signal processing and some
and RFID Applications
Professor Peter Cole
The University of Adelaide
The focus is on electromagnetic theory. About 1/6th of the course is
related to RFID. Very comprehensive slides and tutorials.
Applications of RFID Technologies
Dr George Huang
High level overview of RFID. Very limited slides.
Prof. Kevin Fu
UMass Amherst Dept. of Computer Science
Several Lab descriptions are provided.
in RFID Handling - Applications, Management, Privacy, Security
Freie Universitat Berlin
Manga del Mar Menor, Spain
6, 2010 - Sep 7, 2010
RFID Systems: Research Trends and Challenges, Miodrag Bolic, David
Simplot-Ryl, Ivan Stojmenovic, © 2010 John Wiley & Sons Ltd.