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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2017 (2017), Article ID 2470291, 7 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2017/2470291
Research Article

Design of Dual Mode RFID Antenna for Inventory Management and IV Fluid Level Warning System

1Department of Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan 701, Taiwan
2Department of Electrical Engineering, Southern Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Tainan 710, Taiwan
3School of Data and Computer Science, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510006, China

Correspondence should be addressed to Ching-Hsing Luo; wt.ude.ukcn.ee@nibor

Received 26 July 2016; Revised 8 December 2016; Accepted 28 December 2016; Published 12 April 2017

Academic Editor: Luciano Tarricone

Copyright © 2017 Ssu-Han Ting 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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