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Two Solutions of Soil Moisture Sensing with RFID for Landslide Monitoring

Pichorim, Sérgio, Gomes, Nathan J., Batchelor, John C. (2018) Two Solutions of Soil Moisture Sensing with RFID for Landslide Monitoring. Sensors, 18 (2). Article Number 452. ISSN 1424-8220. (doi:10.3390/s18020452) (KAR id:66349)

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Two solutions for UHF RFID tags for soil moisture sensing were designed and are described

close to the soil surface, is the sensor tag, while the other, separated from the soil, is the reference for

correlated with soil condition (dry or wet). In the second solution, the SL900A chip, which supports

sensor was connected to the transponder chip and used for soil moisture measurement. In a novel

antenna are above the soil to improve communication. Both solutions are evaluated practically and

landslide monitoring.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.3390/s18020452
Uncontrolled keywords: soil; moisture; sensor; landslide
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts
Depositing User: Nathan Gomes
Date Deposited: 12 Mar 2018 09:46 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:53 UTC
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