NFC reader design II - Antenna design considerations


  • Posted Date: 24 October 2016
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As innovation and market leader for contactless technology, NXP® offers a wide range of NFC reader ICs for physical access systems, POS and mPOS terminals, PC solutions, e-Government applications, public transport schemes, Pay TV solutions, eMetering, gaming, industrial, white goods applications and many more.

In these two technical webinars we provide the insights and skills to design and build an NFC reader. We review its main components, how to choose the right reader and microcontroller ICs, and the proper architecture for your application with respect to security requirements. We explain the NFC antenna theorical fundamentals, its crucial role in the overall system performance, and how to match it in our NFC reader design.

Course Outline

  • NFC antenna working principles
  • NFC reader antenna matching
  • Environmental influences: How does metal environment influence the antenna
  • NFC reader antenna testing & qualification (ISO/IEC14443 , NFC Forum and EMVCo)

What You'll Learn

Skills to design and build an NFC reader. Review its main components, how to choose the right reader and microcontroller ICs, and the proper architecture for your application with respect to security requirements

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