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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 280515, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/280515
Research Article

IPARK: Location-Aware-Based Intelligent Parking Guidance over Infrastructureless VANETs

School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 611731, China

Received 16 October 2012; Accepted 13 November 2012

Academic Editor: Haigang Gong

Copyright © 2012 Hui Zhao et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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