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International Journal of Antennas and Propagation
Volume 2014, Article ID 482615, 6 pages
Research Article

Path Loss Model with Antenna Height Dependency under Indoor Stair Environment

Jiangsu Key Laboratory of Wireless Communications, College of Telecommunications and Information Engineering, Nanjing University of Posts & Telecommunications, Nanjing 210003, China

Received 23 May 2014; Revised 18 June 2014; Accepted 6 July 2014; Published 22 July 2014

Academic Editor: Ahmad Safaai-Jazi

Copyright © 2014 Yu Yu 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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