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Differential Rain Attenuation Statistics Including an Accurate Estimation of the Effective Slant Path Lengths

By J. D. Kanellopoulos, A. D. Panagopoulos, and S. N. Livieratos

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J. D. Kanellopoulos, A. D. Panagopoulos, and S. N. Livieratos, "Differential Rain Attenuation Statistics Including an Accurate Estimation of the Effective Slant Path Lengths," Progress In Electromagnetics Research, Vol. 28, 97-120, 2000.
doi:10.2528/PIER99060503
http://www.jpier.org/PIER/pier.php?paper=9906053

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