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868 MHz: a noiseless environment, but no free lunch for protocol design. / Woehrle, Matthias; Bor, Martin; Langendoen, Koen.

2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS). IEEE, 2012. p. 1-8.

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Woehrle, M, Bor, M & Langendoen, K 2012, 868 MHz: a noiseless environment, but no free lunch for protocol design. in 2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS). IEEE, pp. 1-8. https://doi.org/10.1109/INSS.2012.6240533

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Woehrle, M., Bor, M., & Langendoen, K. (2012). 868 MHz: a noiseless environment, but no free lunch for protocol design. In 2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS) (pp. 1-8). IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/INSS.2012.6240533

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Woehrle M, Bor M, Langendoen K. 868 MHz: a noiseless environment, but no free lunch for protocol design. In 2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS). IEEE. 2012. p. 1-8 https://doi.org/10.1109/INSS.2012.6240533

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Woehrle, Matthias ; Bor, Martin ; Langendoen, Koen. / 868 MHz: a noiseless environment, but no free lunch for protocol design. 2012 Ninth International Conference on Networked Sensing (INSS). IEEE, 2012. pp. 1-8

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