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A review of radio channel models for bodycentric communications

Bibliographic reference Cotton, Simon ; D'Errico, Raffaele ; Oestges, Claude. A review of radio channel models for bodycentric communications. In: Radio Science, Vol. 49, no.6, p. 371–388 (June 2014)
Permanent URL http://hdl.handle.net/2078.1/146953
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