Auto-Identification And Ubiquitous Computing Applications: Rfid And Smart Technologies For Information Convergence, 1st Edition

  • Editor: David Parry
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  • ISBN-10: 1605662992
  • ISBN-13: 9781605662992
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 327 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2009 | Published/Released May 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2009

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This book reports on practical problems and underlying theory related to the use of primary radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies.



  • David Parry

Table of Contents

Cover Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
List of Reviewers.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Setting the Scene.
2: Radio Frequency Identification History and Development.
3: Smart Identification.
4: Using Bluetooth for Indoor User Positioning and Informing.
5: RFID for Identification of Stolen/Lost Items.
6: RFID Technology for Agri–Food Traceability Management.
7: Smart Health.
8: Interpreting Health and Wellness Information.
9: RFID in Hospitals and Factors Restricting Adoption.
10: RFID and Assisted Living for the Elderly.
11: RFID in Emergency Management.
12: Smart Data & Convergence.
13: Subsequence–Wise Approach for Online Tracking.
14: From Fixed to Mobile Convergence.
15: Handling RFID Data Using a Data–on–Tag Approach.
16: Selected Readings.
17: An Agent–Based Library Management System Using RFID Technology.
18: Semantic–Based Bluetooth–RFID Interaction for Advanced Resource Discovery in Pervasive Contexts.
19: Facing the Challenges of RFID Data Management.
20: A Mobile Computing Framework for Passive RFID Detection System in Health Care.
21: Intelligent Agents Framework for RFID Hospitals.
22: Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Technology.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.