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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2012, Article ID 795464, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/795464
Research Article

Design of Meander-Line Antennas for Radio Frequency Identification Based on Multiobjective Optimization

1Integrated Center of Manufacture and Technology, SENAI, 41650-010 Salvador, BA, Brazil
2ENACOM Handcrafted Technologies, 31310-260 Belo Horizonte, MG, Brazil

Received 6 July 2011; Revised 9 November 2011; Accepted 26 November 2011

Academic Editor: Ning Yuan

Copyright © 2012 X. L. Travassos 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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