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International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 491756, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/491756
Research Article

PASS: Parking-Lot-Assisted Carpool over Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks

1Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu 610054, China
2Yunnan Key Laboratory of Computer Technology Applications, Kunming University of Science and Technology, Kunming 650500, China

Received 9 November 2012; Accepted 18 December 2012

Academic Editor: Ming Liu

Copyright © 2013 Jinqi Zhu 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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