Near Field Communications Technology and Measurements
Near Field Communications (NFC) is a short range wireless connectivity technology, which is being employed in mobile phone applications for contactless data exchange and payment processing among other applications. This session will discuss the technical details of this communications protocol along with compliance testing requirements.
Attendees will learn:
- An overview of the Near Field Communications technology
- Protocol, RF and interoperability test requirements according to the standard
- Setups for both listening and polling mode tests
- Reference devices and instruments required to perform the tests
Mike Schnecker, Business Development Manager, Rohde & Schwarz
Mike Schnecker has a BS from Lehigh University and an MS from Georgia Tech, both in electrical engineering. He has 22 years of experience in the test and measurement industry in applications, sales and product development roles, and has specialized in signal integrity applications including jitter using oscilloscopes and other instruments. Prior to joining Rohde & Schwarz, Mr. Schnecker held positions at LeCroy and Tektronix. While at LeCroy, he was responsible for the deployment of the SDA series of serial data analyzers.