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Journal of Applied Mathematics
Volume 2014, Article ID 162838, 10 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/162838
Research Article

A Study on Intelligent User-Centric Logistics Service Model Using Ontology

Information and Communication Engineering, Sunchon National University, 413 Jungangno, Suncheon, Jeonnam 540-742, Republic of Korea

Received 30 January 2014; Accepted 6 April 2014; Published 19 June 2014

Academic Editor: Young-Sik Jeong

Copyright © 2014 Saraswathi Sivamani 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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