RFID Workshop - June 26, 2014
Houston Technology Center, Houston, TX

This workshop was part of the JSC Connect event series organized through a partnership between the NASA Johnson Space Center, Texas Emerging Technology Fund, Gulf Coast Regional Center of Innovation and Commercialization, and Houston Technology Center.

This event brought together a cross-sector audience, with presentations on the latest advances and unmet challenges, in a format providing an opportunity for participants to network and explore potential partnerships.

8:00  Networking Breakfast
8:30  Welcome
8:40  Presentation Panel Session
10:05  Networking Break
10:20  Presentation Panel Session
12:00  Adjourn



Gas Technology Institute:
  Brian Weeks: Natural Gas Pipeline Asset Tracking and Traceability

NASA Johnson Space Center:
  G.D. Arndt: RFID Signal Propagation through Oil/Salt Water Mixture in a Downhole Environment
Richard Barton: Surface Acoustic Wave(SAW) RFID at JSC
Peter Fink: RFID-Enabled Autonomous Logistics Management (REALM)
Timothy Kennedy: E-Textile Antennas & Circuits
David Ni: UWB RFID for High Accuracy Tracking
Walter Ugalde: JSC - Crafting our Future
Raymond Wagner: Digital RFID Sensing

Sam Houston State University:
  Pamela Zelbst: RFID: Where are the Gaps?

Weatherford International:
  Eddie Valverde: How RFID is Being Used in Oil & Gas Drilling Applications