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Using RFID in License Plates and Vignettes for Electronic Vehicle Identification

Structured Testing of Passive UHF Systems for Vehicle Identification
  • Dennis Brandwein
  • Dieter Uckelmann
  • Björn Beenken
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 282)

Abstract

In Cooperation with the J.H. Tönnjes E.A.S.T. GmbH & Co. KG, the BIBA – Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH conducted a project on electronic vehicle identification via RFID at the University of Bremen. The aim of this research was to find the optimal combination of transponder and reading device for a passive RFID system in UHF frequency band and to suggest improvements. Within the tests, RFID vignettes for windshields and RFID license plates of the Tönnjes Group were analysed and optimised. In a follow-up project the improvements were verified.

Keywords

Electronic Vehicle Identification Structured Testing Passive UHF Systems Windshield Label RFID License Plate 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Dennis Brandwein
    • 1
  • Dieter Uckelmann
    • Björn Beenken
      • 2
    1. 1.BIBA, Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbHUniversity of BremenBremenGermany
    2. 2.J.H. Tönnjes E.A.S.T. GmbH & Co. KGDelmenhorstGermany

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