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Narrowband IoT : A survey on downlink and uplink perspectives. / Feltrin, Luca; Tsoukaneri, Galini; Condoluci, Massimo; Buratti, Chiara; Mahmoodi, Toktam; Dohler, Mischa; Verdone, Roberto.

In: IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS, Vol. 26, No. 1, 8641430, 01.02.2019, p. 78-86.

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Feltrin, L, Tsoukaneri, G, Condoluci, M, Buratti, C, Mahmoodi, T, Dohler, M & Verdone, R 2019, 'Narrowband IoT: A survey on downlink and uplink perspectives', IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS, vol. 26, no. 1, 8641430, pp. 78-86. https://doi.org/10.1109/MWC.2019.1800020

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Feltrin, L., Tsoukaneri, G., Condoluci, M., Buratti, C., Mahmoodi, T., Dohler, M., & Verdone, R. (2019). Narrowband IoT: A survey on downlink and uplink perspectives. IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS, 26(1), 78-86. [8641430]. https://doi.org/10.1109/MWC.2019.1800020

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Feltrin L, Tsoukaneri G, Condoluci M, Buratti C, Mahmoodi T, Dohler M et al. Narrowband IoT: A survey on downlink and uplink perspectives. IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS. 2019 Feb 1;26(1):78-86. 8641430. https://doi.org/10.1109/MWC.2019.1800020

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Feltrin, Luca ; Tsoukaneri, Galini ; Condoluci, Massimo ; Buratti, Chiara ; Mahmoodi, Toktam ; Dohler, Mischa ; Verdone, Roberto. / Narrowband IoT : A survey on downlink and uplink perspectives. In: IEEE WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS. 2019 ; Vol. 26, No. 1. pp. 78-86.

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