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International Journal of Photoenergy
Volume 2015, Article ID 471364, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/471364
Research Article

Design of Solar Optical Fiber Lighting System for Enhanced Lighting in Highway Tunnel Threshold Zone: A Case Study of Huashuyan Tunnel in China

1Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing 100044, China
2Beijing Key Laboratory of Track Engineering, Beijing 100088, China
3Hohhot Transportation Bureau, Hohhot 010070, China

Received 2 July 2015; Accepted 3 November 2015

Academic Editor: Jong Hak Kim

Copyright © 2015 Xiaochun Qin 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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