Indoor Positioning Using RFID Technique

RFID 기술을 이용한 실내 위치 추적

Yoon, Chang-sun;Kim, Tae-in;Kim, Hyeon-jin;Hong, Yeon-chan

  • Received : 2015.11.09
  • Accepted : 2015.12.14
  • Published : 2016.01.31


RFID technology is a technology perceiving information with the device called reader and tag which is now used in public transportation such as Hi-pass. In this paper, we design a system which tracks indoor location using this technology. GPS, the most frequently used location-tracking system, has a defect that its accuracy decreases when the device is indoor. In suggested experiment, we simulate signals according to the moving of located objects, then compare with the result of the experiment. Based on the extracted data, we inform data which is for the purpose of tracking system based on analysis of the route and errors. Simulations for the tracking were performed with relocation of real objects. In the real experiment, we arrange the readers around the room and move the tagged object that we like to know the location, then analyze the data from the equipment. This paper suggests the analyzed data for the future indoor tag tracking applications. We expect that the RFID based location positioning data will be used for other indoor positioning research and development.


Reader;Tag;Ubiquitous Computing;Indoor Positioning


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