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International Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting
Volume 2009, Article ID 879290, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2009/879290
Research Article

Satellite Media Broadcasting with Adaptive Coding and Modulation

NCSR “Demokritos”, Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, Patr. Gregoriou & Neapoleos str., Ag. Paraskevi, 153 10 Athens, Greece

Received 11 February 2009; Revised 19 May 2009; Accepted 9 July 2009

Academic Editor: Ivan Bajic

Copyright © 2009 Georgios Gardikis 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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