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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2009, Article ID 836074, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/836074
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Flat Array Antennas for Ku-Band Mobile Satellite Terminals

RF Microtech srl, a spin-off of the University of Perugia c/o DIEI, via G. Duranti 93, 06125 Perugia, Italy

Received 30 September 2008; Revised 9 January 2009; Accepted 17 February 2009

Academic Editor: Stefano Selleri

Copyright © 2009 Roberto Vincenti Gatti 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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