A low-power RFID integrated circuits for intelligent healthcare systems

Shuenn Yuh Lee, Liang Hung Wang, Qiang Fang

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This paper presents low-power radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology for intelligent healthcare systems. With attention to power-efficient communication in the body sensor network, RF power transfer was estimated and the required low-power ICs, which are important in the development of a healthcare system with miniaturization and system integration, are discussed based on the RFID platform. To analyze the power transformation, this paper adopts a 915-MHz industrial, scientific, and medical RF with a radiation power of 70 mW to estimate the power loss under the 1-m communication distance between an RFID reader (bioinformation node) and a transponder (biosignal acquisition nodes). The low-power ICs of the transponder will be implemented in the TSMC 0.18-μm CMOS process. The simulation result reveals that the transponder's IC can fit in with the link budget of the UHF RFID system.

頁(從 - 到)1387-1396
期刊IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine
出版狀態Published - 2010 11月

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • 生物技術
  • 電腦科學應用
  • 電氣與電子工程


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