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EET 2157 Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technology

Review of basic radio frequency identification (RFID) terminology, emerging electronic product code (EPCglobal) standards, tag design and applications; interrogators configuration, installation and maintenance of common peripherals, various hardware and software components of a complete system, hands-on lab experience and basic RFID applications. Two classroom and two lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: EET 1116 or EET 1120 or EET 1198 or MAN 1106

Course Outcomes
  • Identify proper read zones, tag differences and types and be able to perform site analysis within the limits of RFID standards and regulations.
  • Identify operating frequency ranges, tag types, testing, readers and antennas, and operating environments.
  • Distinguish between the capability limitations and the advantages of different RFID operating situations.
Credit Hours: 3
  • Classroom: 2 hours
  • Lab: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Electronics Engineering Technology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: No