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Research collaboration aims to improve wireless technology, smartphones

August 15, 2013

engineering graphic Kansas State University's Electronics Design Laboratory and Lawrence-based Avatekh Inc. are improving the technology behind wireless communication systems and smartphones. Full Story

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