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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2012, Article ID 572419, 6 pages
Research Article

Two-Stage Over-the-Air (OTA) Test Method for LTE MIMO Device Performance Evaluation

Agilent Technologies, Santa Clara, CA 95051, USA

Received 11 February 2012; Accepted 28 March 2012

Academic Editor: Ryan J. Pirkl

Copyright © 2012 Ya Jing 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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