Application of RFID Technology at the Entrance Gate of Container Terminals

  • Lei Hu
  • Xiaoning Shi
  • Stefan Voß
  • Weigang Zhang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6971)


Radio Frequency Identification refers to using transponders or tags affiliated with an object for the purpose of identification and tracking by means of radio waves. This paper focuses on container port operations, emphasizing on the current status of these operations and its business bottlenecks. Based on that, we discuss related solutions for improving efficiency from the perspective of orderly balance and seamless connection in different operational processes at the entrance gate of container terminals.


Container Terminal Quay Crane Container Port Gantry Crane Entrance Gate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lei Hu
    • 1
  • Xiaoning Shi
    • 1
  • Stefan Voß
  • Weigang Zhang
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of International Shipping and Logistics, School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil EngineeringShanghai Jiao Tong UniversityChina

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