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Journal of Computer Networks and Communications
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 642649, 14 pages
A Jointly Optimized Variable M-QAM and Power Allocation Scheme for Image Transmission
1American University of Sharjah, P.O. Box 26666, Sharjah, UAE
2Department of Systems and Computer Engineering Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada K1S 5B6
Received 28 March 2011; Accepted 14 November 2011
Academic Editor: Khoa Le
Copyright © 2012 Mohamed El-Tarhuni 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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