Digital Radio Receiver for an UHF-RFID System with an Undersampling Digitalization Scheme
Conference: RFID SysTech 2011 - 7th European Workshop on Smart Objects: Systems, Technologies and Applications
05/17/2011 - 05/18/2011 at Dresden, Germany
Proceedings: RFID SysTech 2011
Pages: 5Language: englishTyp: PDFPersonal VDE Members are entitled to a 10% discount on this title
Grey, Salvador; Bögel, Gerd von; Meyer, Frederic; Grabmaier, Anton (Fraunhofer IMS, Duisburg, Germany)
This paper describes a digital radio receiver for UHF-RFID systems based on an undersampling scheme for the signal digitalization. The original UHF signal is transferred into a digital intermediate frequency by means of undersampling. The sampled signal is transfered to an FPGA where it is decimated by a CIC filter, and demodulated using a digital I-Q demodulator. The baseband signal is obtained after the low-pass filtering. The details of the system are presented as well as some measurements.