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Communications Technology
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This Study relates to apparatuses for the protection of telecommunication networks.  The patents can be seen as methods for ensuring transmission of signals through a telecommunications network by employing plural interconnected nodes in preconfigured cycles.

Engineering Physics Mobile & Wireless Communication Technology Physics Telecommunications


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