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Volume 2014, Article ID 708798, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/708798
Research Article

Design and Performance Evaluation of a Distributed OFDMA-Based MAC Protocol for MANETs

1Department of Information Security, The University of Suwon, Suwon 445-743, Republic of Korea
2School of Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Chung-Ang University, Seoul 156-756, Republic of Korea

Received 8 April 2014; Accepted 21 June 2014; Published 16 July 2014

Academic Editor: Yuxin Mao

Copyright © 2014 Jaesung Park 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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