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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 194145, 9 pages
Dual-Dipole UHF RFID Tag Antenna with Quasi-Isotropic Patterns Based on Four-Axis Reflection Symmetry
1State Key Laboratory of Industrial Control Technology, Department of Control Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University,
Hangzhou 310027, China
2College of Information Science and Engineering, Guangxi University for Nationalities, Nanning 530006, China
3School of Instrument Science and Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing 210096, China
Received 30 January 2013; Revised 3 April 2013; Accepted 7 April 2013
Academic Editor: Guo-Ping Gao
Copyright © 2013 Chunfang Qin et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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