The effects of multipath propagation on a code division multiple access cellular system
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Published by National Library of Canada in Ottawa .
Written in English

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Thesis (M.A.Sc.)--University of Toronto, 1993.

SeriesCanadian theses = Thèses canadiennes
The Physical Object
Pagination2 microfiches : negative.
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Open LibraryOL15100893M
ISBN 100315835893

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