An Algorithm for Traffic Analysis Using RFID Technology

  • RamaKrishna Kothamasu
  • Rajesh Madugula
  • Priti Kumari
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Electrical Engineering book series (LNEE, volume 150)


In this paper, we presented a method for analyzing traffic on roads by using recent sophisticated technology, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID). First, we gave a brief look at what is RF technology and how to setup readers on roadside for reading the tags. Initially each vehicle is tagged and when it is passed through the RF reader range, the tag data is read by reader. We proposed Traffic Analysis algorithm works at centralized system based on all reader’s data. Algorithm itself had three modules. First module for reading data, second module is about analyzing traffic at a particular reader and third module is for analyzing traffic in between readers.


Radio frequency identification (RFID) RFID tag or transporter RF reader Traffic analysis algorithm Traffic analysis at reader Traffic analysis in between readers RF middleware 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • RamaKrishna Kothamasu
    • 1
  • Rajesh Madugula
    • 2
  • Priti Kumari
    • 1
  1. 1.NITPatnaIndia
  2. 2.Vignan UniversityGunturIndia

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