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THE DFTAG (TM) - AN RF TAG LOCATION SYSTEM

Award Information
Agency: Department of Defense
Branch: Navy
Contract: N/A
Agency Tracking Number: 10123
Amount: $2,376,700.00
Phase: Phase II
Program: SBIR
Solicitation Topic Code: N/A
Solicitation Number: N/A
Timeline
Solicitation Year: N/A
Award Year: 1991
Award Start Date (Proposal Award Date): N/A
Award End Date (Contract End Date): N/A
Small Business Information
167 Rinconada Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94301
United States
DUNS: N/A
HUBZone Owned: No
Woman Owned: No
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged: No
Principal Investigator
 Robert S Reis
 (415) 328-4323
Business Contact
Phone: () -
Research Institution
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Abstract

A RADIO FREQUENCY IDENTIFICATION TAG SYSTEM IS PROPOSED WHICH HAS THE UNIQUE CAPABILITY TO PROVIDE LOCATION INFORMATION AS WELL AS TAG ID. THIS SYSTEM USES RADAR AND INTERFEROMETRIC TECHNIQUES TO PROVIDE RANGE AND DIRECTION WITH RESOLUTIONS LESS THAN 1 METER AND LESS THAN 1 DEGREE, RESPECTIVELY. THE SYSTEM IS REAL-TIME AND HAS THE UNIQUE CAPABILITY TO WORK WITH GROUPS OF CO-LOCATED TAGS WITH ZERO PROBABILITY OF TAG INTERFERENCE. THE SYSTEM IS RELATIVELY INEXPENSIVE AND CAN BE USED TO TRACK EQUIPMENT AS WELL AS PEOPLE, ANIMALS AND MATERIALS.

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