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Active and Passive Electronic Components
Volume 2008 (2008), Article ID 134805, 8 pages
A New Fractal-Based Design of Stacked Integrated Transformers
Faculty of Technical Sciences, University of Novi Sad, Trg Dositeja Obradovića 6, 21000 Novi Sad, Serbia
Received 1 December 2007; Accepted 29 February 2008
Academic Editor: Tibor Berceli
Copyright © 2008 Goran Stojanović 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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