Special Issue "RFID-Based Sensors for IoT Applications"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (30 October 2018) | Viewed by 33668
Interests: RFID; WSN
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A confluence of technological advances marks the advent of a new era. World data volume is growing at an unprecedented pace, much of it from embedded devices. Smart cities and environments are expected to grow, fed by millions of data points from multitudes of sources and sensors. Building upon a complex network connecting billions of devices and humans into a multi-technology, multi-protocol and multi-platform infrastructure, the Internet-of-Things (IoT) main vision is to create an intelligent world where the real, the digital and the virtual are converging to create smart environments that provide more intelligence to energy, health, transport, cities, industry, buildings and many other areas of our daily life. A hot topic in this field is to design sensor networks able to collect useful information to manage and control the smart environment. RFID is a key technology for sensor communication by enabling a ubiquitous and pervasive computing network.
The aim of this Special Issue is to collect papers from academic and industrial players with original, previously unpublished research about new trends and solutions to still open problems in developing IoT applications. Additionally, selected papers from the 6th international EURASIP workshop on RFID technology (EURASIP RFID 2018 Workshop, http://www.eurasip-rfid.org/) with enough extensions will also be included in the special issue.
Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- Integration of sensors with RFID tags
- Modeling, Simulation and Performance in RFID
- Ambient intelligence based on RFID labeling
- Standards and communication protocols
- Implementation issues
- Security issues and protocols
- Smart and programmable tags
- Applications and industrial experience
- Devices for the Internet of Things
Prof. Dr. Maurizio Rebaudengo
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- Internet of things
- Ambient intelligence