Passive RFID Localization in the Internet of Things

  • Belal Saeed Alsinglawi
  • Quang Vinh Nguyen
  • Upul Gunawardana
  • Simeon Simoff
  • Anthony Maeder
  • Mahmoud Elkhodr
  • Mohammad Dahman AlshehriEmail author
Part of the EAI/Springer Innovations in Communication and Computing book series (EAISICC)


Smart home researches have emerged in recent years as a popular field of study in pervasive computing to suggest a solution that can be beneficial for impaired individuals and elderly on their daily life basis. Location tracking accuracy is a major research challenge in smart homes that needs much further investigation. This paper presents a review of the existing techniques and technologies in location-based systems in the Internet of things, and it identifies the research gap of localization in smart home settings. The paper proposes a localization framework for smart home healthcare as well as our preliminary implementation of the localization framework.


Smart homes Health Localization Accuracy RFID 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Belal Saeed Alsinglawi
    • 1
  • Quang Vinh Nguyen
    • 1
  • Upul Gunawardana
    • 1
  • Simeon Simoff
    • 1
  • Anthony Maeder
    • 2
  • Mahmoud Elkhodr
    • 3
  • Mohammad Dahman Alshehri
    • 4
    Email author
  1. 1.Western Sydney UniversitySydneyAustralia
  2. 2.Flinders UniversityBedford ParkAustralia
  3. 3.School of Engineering and Technology, College of Engineering and TechnologyCentral Queensland UniversitySydneyAustralia
  4. 4.University of Technology SydneyUltimoAustralia

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