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On-body Antennas: Design Considerations and Challenges

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On-body Antennas: Design Considerations and Challenges. / Abbas, Syed Muzahir; Esselle, Karu; Matekovits, Ladislau; Rizwan, Muhammad; Ukkonen, Leena.

International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016). IEEE, 2016. p. 109-110.

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Abbas, SM, Esselle, K, Matekovits, L, Rizwan, M & Ukkonen, L 2016, On-body Antennas: Design Considerations and Challenges. in International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016). IEEE, pp. 109-110, URSI INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM ON ELECTROMAGNETIC THEORY, 1/01/00. https://doi.org/10.1109/URSI-EMTS.2016.7571326

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Abbas, S. M., Esselle, K., Matekovits, L., Rizwan, M., & Ukkonen, L. (2016). On-body Antennas: Design Considerations and Challenges. In International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016) (pp. 109-110). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/URSI-EMTS.2016.7571326

Vancouver

Abbas SM, Esselle K, Matekovits L, Rizwan M, Ukkonen L. On-body Antennas: Design Considerations and Challenges. In International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016). IEEE. 2016. p. 109-110 https://doi.org/10.1109/URSI-EMTS.2016.7571326

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Abbas, Syed Muzahir ; Esselle, Karu ; Matekovits, Ladislau ; Rizwan, Muhammad ; Ukkonen, Leena. / On-body Antennas: Design Considerations and Challenges. International Symposium on Electromagnetic Theory (EMTS 2016). IEEE, 2016. pp. 109-110

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