Patent Number: 7,042,413

Title: Security tag with three dimensional antenna array made from flat stock

Abstract: A three-dimensional dipole antenna system for an RFID tag that optimizes detection for a given available volume in which to situate the RFID tag.

Inventors: Mazoki; Gary T. (Sewell, NJ), Piccoli; Anthony F. (Audubon, NJ), Clare; Thomas J. (Media, PA), Eckstein; Eric (Merion Station, PA)

Assignee: Checkpoint Systems, Inc.

International Classification: H01Q 9/28 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/09/02018