Reliable Scanning of Tagged Special Containers with RFID Electromagnetic Reverberation

Conference: Smart SysTech 2012 - European Conference on Smart Objects, Systems and Technologies
06/12/2012 - 06/13/2012 at Osnabrück, Deutschland

Proceedings: Smart SysTech 2012

Pages: 5Language: englishTyp: PDF

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Werthmann, Dirk (BIBA - Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH, Bremen, Germany)
Kirch, Martin; Voigt, Michael (Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation, Magdeburg, Germany)
Bodenstab, Marc (BLG CONTRACT LOGISTICS GmbH & Co. KG, Bremen, Germany)
Meyer-Barlag, Claas (BIBA - Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik GmbH, Bremen)

As reusable containers steadily spread in logistics, the analysis of attendant challenges is increasingly taking on importance. This paper describes the challenges for engine containers in the automotive industry and identifies approaches to meet them. Logistics providers can use radio frequency identification to identify this special type of container automatically and uniquely.