Hans Schantz


Q-Track Deploys Sub-Meter-Accurate Indoor Location System   Recently updated !

Huntsville, AL August 16, 2017 — Q-Track Corporation today announced a successful acceptance test for an indoor location system delivering better than 3-foot location accuracy throughout a half-million square foot training campus. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) awarded Q-Track a $1.7 million contract to develop a ruggedized indoor location system optimized for tracking soldiers and deploy it throughout a military operations urban terrain (MOUT) training range. Lockheed Martin integrated Q-Track’s Near-Field Electromagnetic Ranging (NFER®) indoor location […]


Q-Track Signs Tysen Technologies to Distribute SafeSpot™ Forklift Collision Avoidance Systems in Southeast Asia

Simple, low-cost wireless safety solution to alert workers when a forklift approaches around a blind corner now available in Singapore and Southeast Asia HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Aug. 1, 2017 -Q-Track Corporation, the pioneer in near-field electromagnetic ranging (NFER®) indoor location, proximity detection, and collision avoidance, today announced a distribution agreement with Tysen Technologies Private Limited. Tysen Technologies will serve as the exclusive distributor of Q-Track’s SafeSpot™ Forklift Collision Avoidance Systems for Singapore, the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. […]


Q-Track Launches Improved Forklift Safety Product

Huntsville, AL July 11, 2017 — Q-Track Corporation now offers an improved forklift collision avoidance system.  SafeSpot™ reduces accidents in the workplace by providing a simple, low-cost wireless solution to alert workers when a forklift approaches around a blind corner. The SafeSpot™ Warning Light illuminates when a forklift comes within a user-defined warning radius of twenty to forty feet. The easily-installed system requires no maintenance and eliminates the need for workers to wear a tag […]


Long Range, Low-Infrastructure Indoor Tracking

Huntsville, AL USA – Wednesday, September 28, 2016 Q-Track Corporation recently made available a video demonstrating the long range, low-infrastructure qualities of their indoor location systems. Exploiting the company’s proprietary Near-Field Electromagnetic Ranging (NFER) indoor location technology, this low-frequency approach to indoor location works well in non-line-of-sight indoor environments, delivering average accuracy better than 40cm (16in). The video below shows how two receivers separated 130 feet apart are capable of accurate tracking in a 170ft […]


High Accuracy Indoor Location – Now at up to 40Hz Update Rate

Huntsville, AL USA – Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Q-Track Corporation today announced the availability of a 40Hz-update-rate indoor location system powered by the company’s proprietary Near-Field Electromagnetic Ranging (NFER) indoor location technology. This fast update rate is ideal for highly dynamic tracking applications including vehicle and forklift tracking, sports and theatrical tracking, and drone tracking. Q-Track’s low-frequency approach to indoor location works well in non-line-of-sight indoor environments, delivering average accuracy better than 40cm (16in). The […]


Columbia Basin Community College Debuts Q-Track Dosimulation System

The Nuclear Program at Columbia Basin College debuted their Q-Track Dosimulation™ radiation training system earlier this month. “The simulator is incredible to our program,” said Dawn Alford, the Director of the Nuclear Program. “We’ve been wanting this for the last 5 years and through the generous donation of Washington River Protection Solutions, it’s going to provide the top notch training for our students.” For more information, see: http://www.nbcrightnow.com/story/31382614/columbia-basin-community-college-unveils-state-of-the-art-radiation-simulator-for-nuclear-technology-program Columbia Basin Community College joins Aiken Technical […]


Q-Track Announces Patent Wins

Huntsville, AL USA – Tuesday, March 22, 2016 Q-Track Corporation today announced the award of U.S. Patent 9,209,525 for a “directive, electrically-small ultrawideband (UWB) antenna system and method,” and U.S. Patent 9,285,453 for a “method of near-field electromagnetic ranging and location.” These inventions further enhance the performance of Q-Track’s NFER® Real Time Location Systems (RTLS). NFER® RTLS enables 40 cm accurate location of  assets, workers, soldiers, actors, athletes, and other users. The company’s near-field indoor […]


Q-Track CTO Speaks to Central Indiana IEEE Today

Q-Track CTO, Dr. Hans G. Schantz will presenting a Lunch-N-Learn seminar to the Central Indiana Section of the IEEE this Monday, September 21, at 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. His talk is hosted by Frost Brown Todd LLC in downtown Indianapolis.  Register here. Dr. Schantz’s talk, Energy Flow in Reactive Fields, proposes a novel definition of near or reactive fields by reference to the electromagnetic Lagrangian and reviews basic concepts including energy velocity, energy flow, […]


Q-Track CTO Presents Seminar on Energy Flow in Reactive Fields to Huntsville IEEE

Q-Track CTO, Dr. Hans G. Schantz will presenting a Lunch-N-Learn seminar to the Joint Communications, Antennas & Propagation, and Microwave Theory and Techniques (JCAM) Chapter of the Huntsville Section of the IEEE this Wednesday, August 19, at 11:15 am to 12:45 pm. Lunch (Chicken Tenders) will be served, courtesy of his hosts at Technology Services Corporation (TSC) in Huntsville. Register here. Dr. Schantz’s talk proposes a novel definition of near or reactive fields by reference […]


New SafeSpot™ Collision Avoidance Video Released

Q-Track Releases a New Video for it’s Collision Avoidance System-SafeSpot™  (Huntsville, AL) June 29, 2015 — Q-Track Corporation releases a new video showing its innovative collision avoidance system-SafeSpot™.  The system was designed to reduce forklift accidents in the workplace. SafeSpot™ is the first system that: Distinguished between people and forklifts Reduces false positives Eliminates the need for workers to wear tags Click Here to view the video:[wpdevart_youtube]d0_Pw7gZokE[/wpdevart_youtube] About Q-Track: Q-Track Corporation (www.Q-Track.com) offers solutions that provide “Knowing Where, […]